Composition Students Brad Baumgardner and Yu (Jade) Jiang Have Works Selected for Performances


DMA composition student Brad Baumgardner’s Pictures of Strangers won the 2011 UMKC Wind Ensemble Composition Competition’s Gerald Kemner Prize.  The piece will be performed by the Conservatory Wind Symphony led by Prof. Steven D Davis, Dec. 9, 2011.

MM composition student Yu (Jade) Jiang’s orchestral work Aliveness has been selected from 74 submissions to the Young Composers Project presented by the China National Center for the Performing Arts.  The piece was performed and recorded by the China National Symphony at the CNCPA, Beijing, Nov. 19, 2011.



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