Canadian Music Centre awards prizes to UBC Composition students

Join us in congratulating three music students who were awarded with Canadian Music Centre BC (CMC) Composition prizes!

(L to R) Hope Salmonson, Joanne Na, Mark Marinic, Sean Bickerton

CMC BC, Director Sean Bickerton presented this year’s Composition Prizes to these UBC Music students Monday night shortly before their UBC Composers concert taking place at Barnett Hall:

  • Ann Southam Prize to DMA Composition student Joanne Na
  • Barbara Pentland Prize to MMus Composition student Hope Salmonson
  • Murray & Dorothea Adaskin Prize to DMA Composition student Mark Marinic


About the Canadian Music Centre: Serving composers, artists, performing organizations, educators, students and audiences of all ages, we offer a feast for the ears from the heart of our unique cultural experience! By connecting the world with Canadian music and the talented artists who create it, we maintain an extensive archive of scores and works by Canadian composers accessible online and through our lending library as well as a publishing and repertoire consultation service.