Clay Mettens wins 2016 ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Award

Congratulations to Composition PhD student Clay Mettens, who is one of the winners of the 2016 ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Award. The national contest supports and encourages young, emerging composers and is awarded in honor of celebrated composer and ASCAP president Morton Gould. 

Another Composition PhD student, Phil Taylor, received an Honorable Mention in the contest as well. 

Read the press release here