Congratulations to PASCAL LE BOEUF, winner of the 2017 Cortona Prize for his work Obliquely Wrecked for violin, cello, and piano. The winning piece will be performed by the Cortona Collective at the 2017 Cortona Sessions for New Music and Pascal will have the opportunity to work with the Collective on a new work for premiere in 2018.

Finalists for the 2017 Cortona Prize also included:
Lisa Atkinson:  From My Window There Is a Lighthouse
Aaron Kirschner:  Cryokenetic Variations
Finola Merivale:  Blinding Blizzard
Jared Redmond:  Todesvogel
Kyle Peter Rotolo:  Negatives