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Carrillo awarded prestigious Copland House Residency Award

Carrillo awarded prestigious Copland House Residency Award

By Imogen Lindsley

November 18, 2015

Handpicked from 86 applicants from 26 states, Carlos Carrillo, professor of composition theory, was among 10 composers awarded the Copland House Residency Award on Sept. 15. The award gives Carrillo three to eight weeks during this summer at Copland House in New York to compose an opera based on a famou...