Southeastern Composers League (SCL)--Announcing for 2019: Arnold Salop Memorial Competition for Undergraduate Students/Philip Slates Memorial Competition for Graduate Students

Southeastern Composers League (SCL)--Announcing for 2019
Arnold Salop Memorial Competition for Undergraduate Students
Philip Slates Memorial Competition for Graduate Students
Arnold Salop and Philip Slates were SCL members from some time in the past. They must have been beloved members, great leaders or highly active composers to have a competition named for them.


1) Submit one chamber music composition for 8 or fewer performers. It may be vocal, instrumental or electronic. Compositions may also combine acoustic and electroacoustic sounds. Works submitted must be original musical compositions which have received no previous award at the time of submission. Only one submission per student is allowed.

2) Composers who submit compositions must either (a) study with a person who is a member in good standing of SCL, or (b) become a student member of SCL. There are no other curricular or age restrictions.

3) Students must be studying in SCL's geographical region: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.

4) A cash prize for First and Second place winners in each competition will be awarded. The judging panel reserves the right to grant no award.

5) Submissions must be received by noon eastern time, on 28 January 2019.

6) All submissions must be done electronically at the SCL website. Please submit one score in PDF format and one audio file, if available, in MP3 format. Additional details, the application form, and submission links may be found at (

28 Jan 2019