May 17, 2017
Biola University Conservatory of Music hosts an annual awards luncheon wherein students are given different accolades based on their performance in the previous school year both academically and extracurricularly.
The Rayner Brown Composition Award is given to a composer who shows promise in accessing in the craft of writing music over the next year. Sterling Maffe has been awarded this honor for the 2017-2018 semesters.
"It shows that the conservatory has faith in my abilities," Maffe says, "I see it as both an encouragement that I'm on the right path, and a challenge to prove that they made the right decision. I'm excited for what God has in store for the next year."