Margaret Blackburn 2019 Biennial Composition Competition

Margaret Blackburn 2019 Biennial Composition Competition
Deadline: April 16, 2019 Sponsor: SAI Pittsburgh Alumnae
A $1000 grand prize will be awarded to the female student composer who submits the winning musical composition in the 2019 Biennial Blackburn Memorial Composition Competition. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college, university or graduate music program for the 2018-19 academic year.
Compositions should be for a small ensemble of no less than two instruments, which may include voice, and no more than twelve instruments including voice. Works for instruments and electronic sounds, digital media, CD, interactive compositions or works for electronic sounds alone can be included. No published scores will be accepted.
The 2019 deadline for submissions is April 16, 2019. An entry fee of $25 (U.S.) is required. Membership in Sigma Alpha Iota (SAI) is not required. To enter, please use the application form available from Ms. McKelway. You can either pay electronically or submit payment with the application form and full score of your composition. Check the website, for information. Only one submission per person is allowed. Requests for applications or questions regarding specifics of the competition may be directed to Barbara McKelway. Please include “Blackburn” in the subject.
Contact: Barbara McKelway: or 412-366-2975.

16 Apr 2019
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