American Prize finalists include TxState maestro

Texas State Director of Orchestral Studies, Dr. Carolyn Watson, is a finalist in two categories of The American Prize for Conducting. The Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra, conducted by Watson, has also been selected as a finalist in the high school orchestra division of The American Prize for Orchestral Performance. The American Prize is a national, peer-reviewed non-profit competition in the performing arts. The American Prize winners will be announced next month.