German composer Ulrich Kreppein has been awarded Frist Prize in CCM's 2013 Alexander Zemlinsky Prize for Composition, the third international competition of its kind for young composers.
The Alexander Zemlinsky Prize for Composition serves three purposes:
- to perpetuate the memory of Alexander Zemlinsky
- to discover new works for symphony orchestra that are truly original and have the power to communicate with and engage a broad audience.
- to promote and encourage young composers from around the world