Metzger receives 20th consecutive ASCAP Plus Award

Jon Metzger

Jon Metzger, an associate professor of music, has received his 20th consecutive American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers Plus Award. 

The ASCAP Jazz Awards Panel cited several of Metzger’s 2007 compositions (including Riversong, for solo vibraphone; Paste and Cut and Did You Say We’re Done for jazz quartet; and Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis for choir and jazz trio) and several 2007 albums on which he performed (including Waltzing the Splendor, with Clair Ritter and Dave Holland; Sing Me Down, with Neena Freelon and John Brown; and Insight at Midnight, with Baron Tymus and Thomas Taylor).