Eastern Michigan University Choir National Choral Composition Competition

Expiration of Opportunity: 
Thu, 2018-11-01
Entry Fee: 
15.00
Currency: 
U.S. Dollar (USD)

Eastern Michigan University Choir
National Choral Composition Competition

Expiration of Opportunity:
Fri, 2018-11-01

Entry Fee:
15.00

Currency:
U.S. Dollar (USD)

The Eastern Michigan University Choral Composition Prize will be awarded to the first-place winner in the Choral Composition Contest. Sponsored by the Eastern Michigan University Choral Department

Postmark Deadline: November 1, 2018
Guidelines:
• Mixed choir (SATB)
• Unaccompanied, or keyboard accompaniment
• Two to five minutes' duration
• Unpublished works only
• Rights to text must be cleared, and evidence of copyright holder's permission must be shown.
• Choral music suitable for high school ensembles
• Eastern Michigan University faculty and staff are not eligible
Prizes
• First -- $500
• Prize money will not be awarded if no composition is deemed worthy.
• Winner will be contacted via email, February 1, 2018
• Finalists are required to be present for one performance of their work. Eastern Michigan University will reimburse travel expenses up to a maximum of $250. Lodging and food are the responsibility of the finalists.

Performance
• Finalists will be announced at by February 1, 2018.
• Winning competition will be performed multiple times throughout Michigan, Ohio, Germany, Austria and Poland as a part of the EMU Choir performance repertoire.

Submission and Return Guidelines
• Entry fee of $15 per score. Make checks payable to Eastern Michigan University Choir.
• Include your name, email, phone number(s) in a sealed envelope.
• Names must not appear on the score.
• Size of manuscript must not exceed 8 1/2" by 14."
• All scores selected for performance will be reproduced by Eastern Michigan University and all copies destroyed after the concert.
• No scores will be returned unless a self-addressed mailer and postage are provided.

Mail entry to:
Dr. Brandon Johnson ~ Eastern Michigan University Choral Department
N 101 Alexander Building
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Published date: 
7 Aug 2018