As part of its commitment to “innovative programming and creative educational outreach that promotes young artists,” Cantate Chamber Singers announces its ninth biennial Young Composers’ Contest for residents of the U.S. and Canada, 35 years old or younger.
$1,000 CASH AWARD
Submission Deadline: July 1, 2013
This year’s entries must be:
- scored for mixed choir
- a cappella, or with keyboard accompaniment
- based on a Benjamin Britten quote from A Simple Symphony, Op. 4 Introductory Note
- ten minutes or less in length
Details, including the Full Guidelines and the Application Form, which must accompany submissions, are available here. YCC9_Guidelines_Application
The required text is available here. YCC9_Britten_Required_Text
For questions and additional information please contact the Contest Coordinator.