16. Competition of Composing Contemporary Sacred Music

To promote contemporary sacred music, every two years the “Festival European Sacred Music Schwaebisch Gmuend“ (Germany) organizes a com- petition of composing alternating with ordering a composition by a chosen composer. For the year 2023 the festival organizes a competition of composing and provides a prize of 2,000 EUR. For the 2023 festival a work for a boys choir (SATB) is to … Read more

International composition competition “Citta’ di Udine”

Four sections: – compositions for chamber instrumental group – compositions for solo instrument – compositions for electroacoustic music (Fixed media music) – audio visual projects Deadline: April 30th 2023 More info on www.taukay.it Contacts:

European Music Competition 2022 in Luxembourg

European competition for low brass instruments and singing November 13th, 2022 at the Conservatoire of Luxembourg, organized by the school of music of the “Union Grand-Duc Adolphe” (UGDA). We would by grateful for your kind co-operation in bringing this information to the attention of interested musicians of your region/musical environment. Information can be downloaded from www.ugda.lu/ecole-de-musique (Concours Jeunes … Read more

Call for composers

COMPOSITION COMPETITION works for ensemble works for solo instrument Application deadline 20 August 2022 More info here. The Call for Scores is open to the students and alumni from all European Universities, Academies, Conservatories, Musikhochschulen and Music Schools that issue an academic qualification. The students must be enrolled in one of the European institutions for … Read more

Composition Competition Opus ignotum

X. International Composition Competition for Choirs The composition competition Opus ignotum is divided into two parts. Every odd year is the deadline for the children’s choirs compositions and every even year is the deadline for the youth and adult choirs compositions. Terms and conditions for the year 2021-2022 can be found here. The organizers aim to … Read more

Residency & Composition Contest 2022

Sampo Residency & 9th Sampo Composition Contest – Saint-Etienne 6 – 10 July 2022 Residency for up to 3 performers and 3 composers, selected to work in pairs and make the recordings of the prepared pieces. The winners of the Composition contest will be invited to write a new piece which will be recorded and played during … Read more


If you are a violin player born between 1991 and 2006 make your application for the Wieniawski Competition 2022. APLICATION DEADLINE: 10 JANUARY 2022 Applicants’ recordings shall be judged by a 3-person jury: Augustin Dumay – Chairman of the Jury Daniel Stabrawa – Deputy Chairman of the Jury Madeleine Carruzzo The list of persons qualified for the … Read more

20th Santander International Piano Competition

The registration period for the 20th Santander International Piano Competition is open until 18 October 2021. Pianists from all over the world born from 1 January 1990 onwards may apply. The registration can be carried out through this form, following the indications of the competition rules. More info about the competition here.