The competition is open to all composers, regardless of age or nationality. This year there are three categories: Category A (Works for Chamber Ensemble), Category B (Works for Full Orchestra), and Category C (Works for Chorus).
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1, 2018.
Submitted works should be scored for orchestra, with the following maximum instrumentation:
|3 Flutes (1 doubling piccolo or alto flute)||3 Oboes (1 doubling English horn)|
|3 Clarinets in B-flat (1 doubling A, E-flat, or bass clarinet)||3 Bassoons (1 doubling contrabassoon)|
|4 Horns||3 Trumpets|
|3 Trombones (2 tenor, 1 bass)||1 Tuba|
|Percussion (4 players)||Timpani|
Submit entry fee and entry information.
For each entry, complete the submission form which corresponds to the entry category:
The submitted pdfs and audio files must be free of names and identifying marks including composer, dedicatee, performer, and publisher names.
Any questions or concerns may be addressed to Professor Carl Schimmel at email@example.com