The Center for Church Music, in partnership with the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians, wishes to honor the legacy of Concordia University Chicago distinguished professor of music Dr. Richard Hillert.
This legacy includes not only his many liturgical pieces and musical works, but also his many gifts for teaching composition.
The 2020 Richard Hillert Award Winners in Student Composition
Formal presentation of the award certificates, cash prize, and an opportunity to hear the pieces will be at the 2021 ALCM national conference in Philadelphia.
Thanks to everyone who submitted pieces for consideration!