International Prelude and Fugue competition. 1st place €200 and publication of the 24 best entries.

The McDonald Music Foundation is hosting the first preludes and fugues competition!
Open until July 2018, participants are given four themes; two prelude and two fugue themes to choose from. We encourage all composers to participate as you will receive the following prizes; 24 of the best prelude and fugue composers will be published in a book on our website, it will be available after the winners are announced, the three top composer will receive money prizes (1st 200EUR) and a special feature in the publication.

We are looking for composers who use the themes in the most musical, creative and intelligent way.
It must be for any keyboard instrument e.g. harpsichord, organ, piano.
Style/genre is left to the composer’s discretion.
Minimum 50 bars are required for both prelude and fugue.
Be creative, intelligent, and above all - musical.

Application forms will be provided, once completed and application fee (10 EUR) is successful participants will be given the themes (PDF file).
Please email for the application form.

7 Jul 2018
Euro (EUR)