SFC band student Daniel John won a fourth place victory in The American Protege International Competition of Romantic Music 2016. Although Daniel  plays several different instruments,  this award is for his piano performance of Clair De Lune by Claude Debussy. Daniel and the other winners from various parts of the U.S., Puerto Rico, Mexico, Europe, Hong Kong, Macao, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Taiwan, Philippines, Australia and South Africa will be performing in New York at the prestigious Carnegie Hall.

American Protege is designed for young musicians, actors and singers on the path to a successful career giving participants an opportunity to showcase their unique talents. Daniel will be performing March 18, 2017 at Carnegie Hall.