The RED NOTE New Music Festival is pleased to announce its Eighth Annual Composition Competition. 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 Wind Ensemble), and Category C (Works for Chorus). Information on how to enter is at the bottom of this page.
New Submission Deadline: November 17th, 2017. Results will be announced by January 15, 2018.
See below for additional details regarding Categories A, B, and C.
Submitted works should be scored for wind ensemble, with the following maximum instrumentation:
|2 Flutes (divisi possible, 1 dbl. piccolo or alto flute)||3 Trombones|
|2 Oboes (1 dbl. English Horn)||1 Bass Trombone|
|3 B-flat Clarinets (divisi possible)||Euphonium (divisi possible)|
|1 Bass Clarinet||Tuba (divisi possible)|
|2 Bassoons||String Bass|
|4 Saxophones (AATB or SATB)||Piano|
|4 Horns||Timpani + 4 Percussionists|
Submit entry fee and entry information here
For each entry, complete the submission form which corresponds to the entry category:
The submitted pdf's 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 firstname.lastname@example.org