Renee B. Fisher Competition -- Composer Awards

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The Thirty-Ninth Annual
Renée B. Fisher Competition

The Renée B. Fisher Foundation and the Neighborhood Music School announce a call for scores for new piano works to be premiered in each division at its 2018 and 2019 piano competitions. The submissions must be written for this competition and must not have been published, recorded or publicly premiered prior to the competition. Deadline for application is February 18, 2017. This is a biannual competition; four composers will be chosen, two for the competition in 2018 and two for the competition in 2019. Each will receive $1,500 for the winning new work for talented young pianists; the divisions for each year are elementary and middle school (Grade 8 & Younger) for which the duration of the piece should be 3-4 minutes and high school (Grades 9-12) for which the duration of the piece should be 4-5 minutes.

For application form and complete guidelines:

• E-mail:

• Phone: (203) 624 - 5189 ext. 41

• Regular Mail: Renée B. Fisher Composer Awards
Neighborhood Music School
100 Audubon Street
New Haven, CT 06510

Applications must be postmarked no later than February 18, 2017

18 Feb 2017