NPR’s From The Top

Avant Chamber Ballet
Named Composer in Residence with Avant Chamber Ballet

  • Faces of the Sun, french horn, violin, and piano
    • Commissioned by Avant Chamber Ballet
    • Performances on June 8-9 2013

Booker T Washington HSPVA Grand Concert 2013

  • World Premiere of Dobson’s Piano Concerto No. 1

National YoungArts Foundation


Young Masters AP Arts and Music Exhibition

North Texas Young Composers Project

  • 2012 1st place Edifice in the Clouds, for Flute, Violin, and Cello
  • 2011 2nd place Prelude for Piano Trio

Piano Performance

Dallas Music Teachers Association Piano Solo Contest

  • 2012 Third Place in Division IX
    • Rachmaninoff, Prelude in B Minor, Op. 32 No. 10

Southern Methodist University Institute for Young Pianists

  • 2012 1st place 4thAnnual Young Artists Competition
    • Beethoven Sonata in E Major Op. 14 No. 1
    • Chopin, Etude Op. 25 No. 10

Music Theory

  • 2012 scored 5 on the AP Music Theory test