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2017 Department of Music Awards announced

May 3, 2017
Here are the winners of the 2017 Department of Music Awards!  
  • Louis Sudler Prize: Hugo Kitano (piano)
  • Robert M. Golden Medal: Al Yuen (flute)
  • Carol and Peter Polk Graduate Music Award: Nate Menifield (baritone)
  • Carol and Peter Polk Undergraduate Music Award: Kadar Qian (piano)
  • H&S Undergraduate Prize in Music: Hannah Choi (cello), Ravi Veriah Jacques (violin), Ben Werdegar (guitar)
  • The Blew-Culley-LaFolette Prize (Piano Performance): Taide Ding (piano)
  • Dan Robinson Prize (Instrumental Performance): Andrew Chang (violin)
  • Patrick Butler Prize (Piano Performance): Adrian Liu (piano)
  • Rita Taylor Prize (Vocal Performance): Francesca Dawis (soprano)
  • Marie Gibson Prize (Vocal Performance): Samantha Williams (mezzo-soprano)
  • Friends of Music Graduate Prize in Music: Jacqueline Speiser (flute), Xiaolin Hu (guzheng)

Our award winners will perform at the annual Department of Music Awards Concert on Saturday, May 13th at 7:30 p.m. in Campbell Recital Hall. Admission is free! | This event is presented in partnership with the Friends of Music at Stanford.