The American Composers Forum will present 2018 Champion of New Music awards to pianist, writer, producer Sarah Cahill; flutist, composer, educator Nicole Mitchell; and Jim Staley, founder of the new music venue Roulette in Brooklyn, NY.
The awards will be presented at three events in the coming months:
The award to Sarah Cahill will be given on Sunday, July 22, 2018 during her recital at Old First Concerts in San Francisco, CA.
The award to Nicole Mitchell will be given on Thursday, August 30, 2018 during her performance in the Jay Pritzker Pavilion as part of the Chicago Jazz Festival.
The award to Jim Staley will be given at a future date and time to be determined.
Find out more about the award, including previous winners, here.