Calls for Submissions

Call for Submissions

The Dundas Valley Orchestra
announces its 2018 Student Composer Competition

The Dundas Valley Orchestra is accepting compositions (suggested length: 5 to 10 minutes) by students currently enrolled in a Canadian educational institution (secondary or post-secondary, full or part time).

Instrumentation available:
2 flutes (1 piccolo doubling), 2 oboes (1 english horn doubling), 2 clarinets, 1 bassoon
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
Timpani, percussion, harp (troubadour - lever)

The winning composition will be performed by the DVO
in April and May 2018 (up to 3 separate performances) and earn a cash prize of $250.00.

Deadline for submission: February 2, 2018

Please check our website for further information about past and current programming.

Address for submission: Contact for questions:
Dundas Valley Orchestra Laura Thomas
P.O. Box 65587
Dundas, ON (Please use “DVO Student Composer
L9H 6Y6 Competition” in the header)

* Please submit a brief bio and contact information along with your composition.

For more information about the Dundas Valley Orchestra, go to:

Decisions of the Student Composer Competition Committee will be final.

2 Feb 2018