PMTA Keystone Composition Competition Winners

2017

Elementary

  • First Place: An Tran, student of Mille Eben, Little March
  • Second Place: Sindura Sridhar, student of Mille Eben, Sneaky Sleepwalkers
  • Third Place: Aditya Nayak, student of Mille Eben, Letter of Love
  • Hon Mention: An Tran, student of Mille Eben, Shooting Stars

Junior

  • First Place: Jackson Hunt, student of Yeeha Chiu, Two Preludes Op 2
  • Second Place: Rishi Raman, student of Marjorie Majka, String Quartet in B minor
  • Third Place: Rishi Raman, student of Marjorie Majka, Ballade in D minor
  • Hon Mention: Patrick Tran, student of Deborah Rodgers, Japanese Garden
  • Hon Mention: Jennalyn Stuart, student of Michele Millington, Limitless
  • Hon Mention: Krishna Nayak, student of Millie Eben, The Procrastinating Student

Senior

  • First Place: Jason Shu, student of Vera Shissel, Two Pieces for String Quartet
  • Second Place: Sarah Shingle, student of Deborah Rodgers, Dance of the Magyars
  • Third Place: Fernanda Morales, student of Deborah Rodgers, Be Spontaneous

2016

Elementary

  • First Place: Sindura Sridhar, student of Millie Eben; The Spanish Tiger
  • Second Place: Wendy Lew, student of Deborah Rodgers; Cupcake Rag
  • Third Place: Aditya Nayak, student of Millie Eben; The Happy Soldier

Junior

  • First Place: Rishi Raman, student of Marjorie Majka; Sonatina in D
  • Second Place: Jackson Hunt, student of Yeeha Chiu; Prelude and Arabesque
  • Third Place: Krishna Nayak, student of Millie Eben; The Broken Clock
  • Hon. Mention: Sashank Sridhar, student of Millie Eben; A Pharoah’s Theme

Senior

  • First Place: Ross Cohen, student of Michelle Triaca; Midtown Rhapsody
  • Second Place: Micah Mooney, student of Kris Fosbenner; Two Hills
  • Third Place: Jeremy Earnest, student of Andrew Litts; Wounds of the Forest
  • Hon. Mention: Sarah Shingle, student of Deborah Rodgers; Ben-Exodus

For a list of previous winners, CLICK HERE.