Ethan Greene wins Opera Southwest's Brabson Composers Competition

Opera Southwest is pleased to announce the winner of its first-ever Brabson Young Audiences Opera Composition Competition, "A Way Home" by Ethan Frederick Greene. The competition, sponsored by the Brabson Library and Educational Foundation, runs in a three-year cycle.  The winning opera will premiere in the OSW 2011-2012 season, followed by a period of possible revisions and rewrites by the composer and librettist.  The final production will be remounted for performances in the 2012-2013 season.
OSW Artistic Director David Bartholomew and OSW Music Director Anthony Barrese selected the winner from forty entries, exceeding their expectation for this new competition.

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