Music Composition Faculty Member John Mallia wins $12,000 fellowship award

John Mallia, a faculty member in the MFA in Music Composition program, recently received a 2017 Artist Fellowship Award of $12,000 from the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

MalliaThe award is in recognition of exceptional work based on an anonymous portfolio review. The fellowship does not carry any project requirements. John was one of four $12,000 fellowship recipients in the category of Music Composition. He also received a Massachusetts Cultural Council artist fellowship in 2009.

MFA in Music Composition Faculty Chair Jonathan Bailey Holland also received a 2017 Artist Fellowship Finalist Award of $1,000.