Cuong and Runestad received accolades in the American Prize competition

Composer Viet Cuong (BM ’11, MM ’12, Composition) received second place in the American Prize competition in the student division of the Band/Wind Ensemble Composition competition for his work Sound and Smoke.┬áJake Runestad (MM ’11, Composition) was also a finalist in the American Prize competition in choral music composition.