2017-2018 Alma Grayce Miller Composition Competition

Award and Student Teacher
JO LOMBARD AWARD 1st PLACE
The first place Jo Lombard Award goes to Daniel Carroll for Toccata & Fugue in G Major Michael Galdo
JO LOMBARD AWARD 2nd PLACE
The second place Jo Lombard Award goes to Colin Carmody for Balloon Ride Over the World’s Wonders Suzanne Smith
JO LOMBARD AWARD 3rd PLACE
The third place Jo Lombard Award goes to Sophia Hoetmer for Sunset Garden Suzanne Smith
FRANCES HOLLANS AWARD
Maribelle Chu for The Sahara Desert Sheila Epstein
SPECIAL RECOGNITION
Andrew Wang Impromtu
Peter Hinckley Ascending René Johnson
Henry Nalker Stepping Stones Elzine Gallo
Colin Carmody What If I Were Suzanne Smith
HONORABLE MENTION
Aaron Rodriguez Birds of Joy Jeri Bennett
James Jacobs The Baobob Tree René Johnson
MCLEAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRATION (from 2017)
Kayleigh Hoang Dans le Vol Silva Blasquez
Judges: Jo Lombard and Dr. Jesse Guessford. Regan Brough assisted in selecting this year’s Jo Lombard Award Recipients for the most outstanding compositions.