We’re honored to see our artists honored, and this month many of our artists have been selected as semi-finalists in The American Prize.

The American Prize National Nonprofit Competitions in the Performing Arts is described as “the nation’s most comprehensive series of online contests in the musical and theater arts. The American Prize is nonprofit, unique in scope and structure, and is designed to evaluate, recognize and reward the best performers, ensembles and composers in the United States based on submitted recordings.”

We’re proud to see the following PARMA artists selected as semi-finalists for the American Prize in the Composition, Chamber, and Orchestra categories:


Lee Actor
Bruce Babcock
John Bilotta
Jeffrey Bowen
Orlando Cela
Curt Cacioppo
David Colson
Matthew Durrant
Jose Elizondo
Timothy Lee Miller
Bruce Leto
Lawrence R. Mumford
Craig Peaslee
Joseph T. Spaniola
Erich Stem
Kyle Vanderburg
William Vollinger
Meira Warshauer
Kevin Wilt
Steven Winteregg
Amir Zaheri

Congratulations to all artists involved, and we look forward to recognizing the finalists soon!