Stanford D.M.A. (Composition, '22) Davor Vincze's “XinSheng”, a short opera for soprano, ensemble, and electronics from 2021 has won second prize in the 67th Composition Prize of the City of Stuttgart. 87 participants submitted a total of 153 works for the 67th Composition Prize. The winning compositions will be performed as part of the award ceremony at the Eclat Festival Neue Musik Stuttgart in February 2023.
This award is particularly meaningful, as “XinSheng” was also Davor's dissertation piece for his Stanford D.M.A.