The Los Angeles Master Chorale is pleased to announce that William Cabison of UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles) is the winner of its inaugural Young Composers Contest. LAMC judges chose William’s composition entitled Moonrise after reviewing submissions from university/college composition students from across the country.
For William Cabison’s outstanding work, members of the LA Master Chorale will perform Moonrise at its 27th Annual High School Choir Festival on April 22, 2016 at Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles in a FREE concert at 11:00am. At LAMC’s High School Choir Festival, 900 students come together to perform as a massive choir under the baton of Artistic Director Grant Gershon. In addition to the 11:00am concert, the 900-voice Festival Chorus will be featured at 1:00pm. Both concerts are free and open to the public. Reservations are recommended. For more information about the High School Choir Festival or to make a reservation to attend and hear the premiere of William Cabison’s Moonrise, CLICK HERE
Thank you to everyone who submitted their work for consideration. We wish you all the best in the future. Our next contest begins in the Fall of 2017. Get ready… the next winner may be you!