Ryan Jesperson Wins UMKC Orchestra Composition Competition

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The Winner of the 2010 UMKC Orchestra Composition Competition is the 10-minute orchestral work "I.Jest" by Conservatory DMA candidate Ryan Jesperson. The work will premiere in 2011 spring semester by the UMKC Conservatory Orchestra directed by Prof. Robert Olson. Congratulations to Ryan and thanks to all who submitted very high quality works. We are grateful for the strong support from Prof. Olson and the UMKC Conservatory Orchestra, and look forward to new works in the 2011 competition.

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949