Caudell Cup Winners Announced

March 12th, 2010

Pineville, LA…The Louisiana College Music Department announces the winners of the 2010 Caudell Cup Competition which took place on March 6, 2010 on the campus of Louisiana College. First place winner was Benjamin Reinehart, a junior at Southeastern Louisiana University studying under Dr Kenneth Boulton. Reinehart was awarded the prestigious Caudell Cup, as well as a cash prize of $400.  Additionally, Reinehart will have the honor of performing for the Pineville Kiwanis Club during one of their 2010 spring meetings.


Winning second place and a cash prize of $250, was Jana Kracjiova, a senior from Northwestern State University. Kracjiova studies under Dr. Francis Yang. Third place winner was Paul Holmes, a Louisiana College freshman. Holmes studies under Ms. Mei-En Chou, instructor of music and artist-in-residence at Louisiana College. He was awarded a $150 cash prize.