13th AASA Orchestral Composition Competition

13th AASA Orchestral Composition Competition

Calling all young composers through the age of 19! The Asia America Symphony Association’s 13th Annual Orchestral Composition Competition is open for submissions:

  • Composition must be an original orchestral composition
  • Composition must be no more than four minutes
  • Composition can be from the following genres: traditional, classical, jazz, popular contemporary music
  • Composers must be no older than 19 years of age, and can be from any country
  • Applicants must submit a score and audio CD demo of an original orchestral composition (no vocals)
  • Deadline for submission is April 15, 2016.

The winning composition will be performed on Saturday, May 15, 2016 by the Asia America Youth Symphony and receive $1000.

To enter the competition, download the application form here and submit your application, score, and audio CD demo by April 15, 2016.