Young Composers Competition

Open to composers 28yrs. and under.

Deadline for submissions – Feb. 1st 2020. 

  • write a Concert Work, 5 min. (Maximum) in length 
  • to be written for standard British Brass Band instrumentation (3-4 percussion max)
  • submit electronic files (score/parts) and mp3 – preferably in Finale or Sibelius
  • 3 finalists will be chosen by adjudicator J. Scott Irvine– these works will be performed by the Hannaford Youth Band
  • winner will receive $500 and their work will be published in the Youth Series by Hannaford Brass Music Publishing
  • 2nd prize $300, 3rd prize $200.
  • for more info please email Hannaford Youth