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1st Place: “Soaring” by Daniel Nieberg
(18 – California, USA)
Daniel is an aspiring film composer and trombonist that is currently a senior in high school. He writes music in the hopes to make an impact on his friends and community, and his passion for classical and film music has fueled his creativity.
2nd Place: “The Bad Idea March” by Xander Navarro
(27 – Texas, USA)
Xander is a trombonist in Dallas, Texas. He enjoys playing with his pug.
3rd Place: “Anarchy” by Seth E. Brown
(17 – Kentucky, USA)
Seth is a young composer with a dream to become a professional in film, gaming, and/or in concert. He plans to attend the University of Louisville for Composition and Theory in the fall of 2018.
“Quintet for 1” by David McCoy
(28 – Port Elizabeth, South Africa)
David is a high school music technology teacher and trombonist.
Other Finalists (Alphabetical):
“Bonetastic” by Connor Sullivan (20 – Georgia, USA)
“Dynamic” by Sam Cox (13 – Kent, UK)
“Fanfare for Trombone” by Logan Vrankovic (20 – New York, USA)
“Metamorphosis” by Nick Mazuk (19 – California, USA)
“The Adventures of Max Power” by Maximilien Hein (19 – Texas, USA)