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BMI Student Composer Awards 2021

The 2021 award winners are:

Micangelo Ferrante– age 18, studies with Dr. Jules Pegram, also awarded the Carlos Surinach Prize, honoring the youngest winner of the competition.

Elizabeth Gartman– age 24, awarded the William Schuman Prize for most outstanding score, studied with Susan Botti at Manhattan School of Music.

Grey Grant– age 27, studies with Paul Schoenfeld at University of Michigan.

Lara Poe– age 27, studies with George Benjamin at King’s College in London.

Nicholas Denton Protsack– age 26, studies with Michael Norris at New Zealand School of Music.

Elliot Roman– age 21, studies with J. Mark Stambaugh at Manhattan School of Music.

Lucy Chen, a 16-year-old private student of Yiming Wu, and Sofia Ouyang, a 21-year-old student of Andrew Norman’s at The Juilliard School, received honorable mentions in this year’s competition.

Congratulations to everyone!

BMI Student Composer Awards 2021
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