The Graham Sommer Competition is proud to announce that Matthew Ricketts is the grand prize winner of the second edition of the Graham Sommer Competition for Young Composers.
1st Prize ($15,000 CA) Matthew Ricketts
2nd Prize ($9,000 CA)Alec Hall
3 Honorable Mention Awards ($3,000 CA each)Laurence Jobidon, Michael Kim-Sheng, Jared Miller
People's Choice Award ($6,000 CA)Michael Kim-Sheng
Composers Alec Hall, Laurence Jobidon, Michael Kim-Sheng, Jared Miller and Matthew Ricketts compete in the GSC's final round.
The jury for this competition is made up of Canadian and international composers, distinguished members of the musical community and an internationally recognized performer.