Mayumi has been announced as one of the recipients of the 2018 ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Award. Hear the awarded piece "Hana o Tobashite" inspired by her grandmother's experience as a World War II child survivor in Japan.
NEW YORK, April 17, 2018: The ASCAP Foundation President Paul Williams today announced the recipients of the 2018 ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards.
“Every year, it is a pleasure for The ASCAP Foundation to get to know and recognize the young music creators who are selected as Morton Gould Young Composer Awards recipients,” said Williams. “We congratulate them on their success and thank our dedicated panel of ASCAP members who selected the composers from nearly 520 submissions."