2024 Young Composers of Michigan Featured Composers Announced

Congratulations to our 2024 featured composers! Their work will be showcased in Grand Rapids at the Michigan Music Conference. More details on this concert will be announced in the coming weeks.

  1. Dawn & Night- Obinna Umeh, Donley Elementary School, East Lansing, MI
  2. The Squirrel- Maylee Qu, Amerman Elementary School, Northville, MI
  3. DW- Demarion Williams, Pattengill Elementary School, Ann Arbor, MI
  4. The Lion Roars- Isabel Tomazela, Hoover Elementary School, Livonia, MI
  5. For Sunshine-Für Sonnenschein (Xing Xing)- Andy Quan and Gideon Bezikofer, Orchard Hills Elementary, Novi, MI
  6. Rondo in C Major for 2 Cellos, Eunyu Cho and Emma Yu, Novi Meadows Elementary, Novi, MI
  7. Lord of Poison- Tristan O’Keefe, MacDonald Middle School, East Lansing, MI
  8. Feel Good- Fletcher Tilton, South Lyon High School, South Lyon, MI
  9. Laser Robots, Caleb Carothers, Plymouth, MI
  10. PUSH!- Mitchell Roth, North Farmington High School, Farmington Hills, MI
  11. Save Me- Mass Dispute Band, Romeo High School, Romeo, MI
  12. Chronicle of a Forgotten Hero- Cameron Olson, Portage Central High School, Portage, MI
  13. The Constellations Suite- Sam Critchley, Lake Orion High School, Lake Orion, MI
  14. Piece for an Unusual Ensemble- Eric Rucker, Coldwater High School, Coldwater, MI