Composer Info & Updates

February 25, 2022
Congratulations to Stefania de Kenessey (Baritone, Vol. 1) whose “Menstrual Rosary” was awarded a Merit badge at the LGBTQ Unbordered Festival as well as being selected as a semi-finalist in the 2022 London Indie Short Festival!

February 22, 2022
Congratulations to Emerson Eads who was awarded Third Place in the American Prize in Composition, 2021, in the vocal chamber music division, for his song-cycle The Gleaners for soprano, mezzo-soprano, string trio, and piano.

February 1, 2022
Congratulations to the all of the winners of the 2022 NATS Art Song Competition where our composers were well represented!

Stephen Jackson: (Soprano, Vol. 1 & Tenor, Vol. 1): 2nd place for “The Last Time My Mother Held Me,” which is a set of three songs featuring the poems of Ojo Taiye.

Scott Gendel (Soprano, Vol. 1, Mezzo-Soprano, Vol. 1 & Baritone, Vol. 2): Honorable Mention for “How to Believe in Magic”.

Jodi Goble: (Soprano, Vol. 2 & Mezzo-Soprano, Vol. 1): Honorable Mention for “Such a Thing Again”.

Joseph Rubinstein (Soprano, Vol. 2): Honorable Mention for “The Nothing Lamp”.