Christopher FluddChristopher Fludd, of Freeport, New York (Long Island), has won the choral category for the Azusa Pacific University/J.W.Pepper High School Composition Contest, with his composition Alius est Caelum.

A high school senior at Freeport High School, Mr. Fludd is President of the 2015-16 Freeport High School Select Chorale and Head Drum Major of the FHS Marching Band, as well as founder of the student-run vocal group, Serene Harmonics. He has been selected for many All-State and All-County Bands and Choirs, and is a member of the Nassau Chamber Chorale of the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York.

Each of the 2016 winners receives a $1000 cash prize, a recorded live performance by an Azusa Pacific University ensemble or performer, consideration for publication by J.W.Pepper, and a 1 year membership in J.W.Pepper’s My Score™ service.