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SIU School of Music Voice Faculty Named Semifinalist in International Competition

October 01, 2020

Dr. Brittany BenningfieldMusic International Grand Prix is a new international music competition, consisting of four age categories in Strings, Woodwinds, Piano, Brass, and Voice. Soprano Brittany Benningfield, Assistant Professor of Practice in School of Music, will compete as one of ten semifinalists at the Chicago location in March 2021.

Top scorers from the semifinals compete for the Grand Prix Award on May 1st in the Winners Concert at Carnegie Hall, featuring a presentation of awards, with a guest performance by Broadway Star Adam Pascal. Dr. Benningfield’s audition video is currently featured on the competition’s website,