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Sean Shepherd, Thomas Kotcheff, Scott Lee Receive American Academy of Arts 2016 Music Awards

6a00d8341c4e3853ef01a3fd21af05970bOn Wednesday, March 9, The American Academy of Arts and Letters announced the recipients of this year’s awards in music. Composition faculty member Sean Shepherd was awarded an Arts and Letters Award in Music, which awards $10,000, with an additional $10,000 toward the recording of one work. Thomas Kotcheff (BM ’10, Composition, Piano) and Scott Lee (MM ‘ 13, Composition) were awarded Charles Ives Scholarships of $7500 each. View the full press release here.

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