Rapido! National Composition Contest National Finals
Five National Finalists travel to Atlanta to have their original compositions premiered by the finest musicians of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. National judges include Robert Spano of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and award-winning composers Michael Gandolfi and Jennifer Higdon.
These brand NEW compositions include:
Get It Out of You by Jason Gerraughty (Redlands, CA)
If a Rubber Ball Could Dance by Mason Johnston (Atlanta, GA)
3 Dances by Brian Nabors (Cincinnati, OH)
Innocent Machine by Ben Robichaux (Elizabeth City, NC)
Phantom Limb: Pas de Trois by Eric Segerstrom (Delmar, NY)
Rapido! Trio of musicians include Todd Skitch (flute), Alcides Rodriguez (clarinet), Brad Ritchie (cello).
Presented by Rapido! Founders: The Atlanta Chamber Players & The Antinori Foundation, with Boston Musica Viva, Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings, and Voices of Change.