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Department of Music Awards Concert

Department of Music Awards Concert
Date and Time
Saturday June 5th, 2021
About this event

The Friends of Music at Stanford present the Department of Music award winners for 2020-21 in a concert program premiering Saturday, June 5. 

The winners of the 2021 Department of Music Awards:

  • Louis J. Sudler Prize (awarded by HSDO): Sonja Johnson-Yu, conducting (Outstanding Achievements in Music - Department of Music nominee)
  • Carol and Peter Polk Award: Jessica Lee, cello
  • Humanities and Sciences Undergraduate Prizes in Music: Laura Futamura, flute; Jenny Xiong, composition; Melinda Zhu, flute
  • Blew-Culley-LaFollette Prize (piano performance): Kendrick Shen
  • Daniel V. Robinson Prize (undergrad, instrumental performance): Sean Mori, violin
  • Rita Taylor Prize (undergrad, vocal performance): Cassidy McCleary, soprano
  • Patrick Butler Prize (undergrad, piano performance): Leslie Jin
  • Marie Gibson Prizes (undergrad or grad, vocal performance): Danny Ritz, tenor; Annette Dong, mezzo soprano
  • Friends of Music Graduate Prizes (instrumental/vocal performance): Lawrence Chiou, harpsichord; Thomas Colburn, alto saxophone)

Each award recipient will perform a short program.

Event Sponsor
The Department of Music and the Friends of Music at Stanford