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Winners Announced at New York’s Inaugural Female Composers’ Competition

Mar 5, 2018

1st Prize Winner, Emma O’Halloran from Ireland
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The 2018 winners of the 1st Hildegard Competition have been announced.  The Hildegard Competition recognizes rising female and non-binary composers.

The 2018 1st prize winners are:

  • Emma O’Halloran (pictured here) from Ireland
  • X. Lee from the United States
  • Kayla Cashetta from the United States

Selected from 140 international applicants, each winner will receive US $7,000, intensive mentoring – and a New York City performance at the National Sawdust Theatre in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Learn more about the competition and the winners.