Performance Prize Presenters

CAG Competition Winners are eligible for more than 40 performance prizes with leading orchestras, concert series, and festivals.

Anchorage Concert Association (AK) – Jason Hodges, Executive Director

Asociación Nacional de Conciertos (Panama) – Terence Ford, Artistic Director

Beaches Fine Arts Series, Inc. (FL) – Kathy Wallis, Executive Director

Brevard Music Center (NC) – Jason Posnock, Vice President and Chief Artistic Officer

Brooks Center for the Performing Arts, Clemson University (SC) – Lillian Harder, Director

Chamber Music Northwest (OR) – David Shifrin, Artistic Director

Chamber Music Society of Little Rock (AR) – Geoff Robson, President

Chautauqua Institution (NY) – Deborah Sunya Moore, Associate Director of Programming

Chico Performances, California State University, Chico (CA) – Stephen Cummins, Director

Civic Music Association of Des Moines (IA) – Peter Stevenson, Executive Director

Cooperstown Summer Music Festival (NY) – Linda Chesis, Artistic Director

The Da Camera Society, Los Angeles (CA) – Kelly Garrison, General Director

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series (IL) – Mark Riggleman, Executive Director

Detroit Institute of Arts (MI) – Rudy Lauerman, Manager of Programming

DuPage Symphony Orchestra (IL) – Barbara Schubert, Music Director

Elon University Office of Cultural and Special Programs (NC) – Jeffrey Clark, Executive Director

Eureka Chamber Music Series (CA) – Pearl Micheli, Director

Fairbanks Concert Association (AK) – Anne Biberman, Executive Director

Festival Napa Valley (CA) – Richard Walker, President and CEO

GatherNYC (NY) – Laura Metcalf and Robert Boyd, Artistic Directors

Green Music Center, Sonoma State University (CA) – Jacob Yarrow, Executive Director

Green Valley Recreation, Inc. (AZ) – Julie Vance, Supervisor

Hilton Head Symphony (SC) – Alan Jordan, President and CEO

Honest Brook Music Festival (NY) – Michael Cannon, Artistic Director

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, University of Illinois (IL) – Mike Ross, Director

Macon Concert Association (GA) – Stephen Reichert, President

Melbourne Chamber Music Society (FL) – Michael Graff, President

Merkin Concert Hall (NY) – Igal Kesselman, Director, Lucy Moses School of Music

Music Mountain (CT) – Oskar Espina-Ruiz, Artistic Director

Parrish Art Museum Salon Series (NY) – Louis K. Meisel, Curator

Patrons for Young Artists (NY) – Barbara Wilman, Director

Pepperdine University Center for the Arts (CA) – Rebecca Carson, Managing Director

Purdue University Convocations (IN) – Todd Wetzel, Director

Quick Center for the Arts-St. Bonaventure University (NY) – Ludwig Brunner, Executive Director

Ravinia Festival (IL) – Jeffrey Haydon, President and CEO

Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts (FL) – Judith A. Mitchell, CEO

Rockport Chamber Music Festival (MA) – Barry Shiffman, Artistic Director

Roswell Symphony (NM) – John Farrer, Music Director

Strings Music Festival (CO) – Elissa Greene, Executive Director/CEO

St. Vincent College Concert Series (PA) – Thomas Octave, Director

Symphony Napa Valley (CA) – Michael Guttman, Music Director

Tilles Center for the Performing Arts (NY) – Caroline Stoessinger, Artistic Director of Chamber Music

Tri-Institutional Noon Recitals, Rockefeller University (NY) – John Gerlach, Director

University of Florida Performing Arts (FL) – Brian Jose, Director

Washington Performing Arts (DC) – Jenny Bilfield, President and CEO

WQXR-FM’s Young Artists Showcase (NY) – Robert Sherman, Host

List current as of 9/13/2019