2017 Frost Composition Competition Winners

We are pleased to announce the following winners of the 2017 Frost Composition Competition:

College Division

Paul Novak

First Place

Paul Novak

For “blimunda songs” for flute/piccolo, clarinet, violin, cello, percussion, and piano

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Second Place: Jack Frerer for “Downloads" for Pierrot Ensemble

Third Place: Jesse Edwards for "Denim Bay" for Pierrot Ensemble

Honorable Mentions:

  • Gunner Basinger
  • Stephen Karukas
  • Daniel Whitworth
  • Olga Janković
  • SiHyun Uhm

High School Division

Ben BeckmanFirst Place

Benjamin S. Beckman

For “Three Views” for Piano Quartet

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Second Place: Hanley Chan for “To Dream About an Alternate Reality” for String Quartet

Third Place: Akira Nair for “Soul of the Lost Sakura” for Flute, Cello, Marimba, and Piano