Choral Music MM Candidate chosen as finalist in composition competition

Master of Music in Choral Music student Jason Michael Saunders was selected as one of three finalists for the Young New Yorkers Chorus 10th Annual Competition for Young Composers. Saunders and the other two finalists will be commissioned to write a new work for the Young New Yorkers Chorus, which will be premiered in New York City in June 2014. The competition received over 70 submissions from 24 states and five countries.