PROJECT Trio Composition Competition 

Prize: $500 + Premiere of work and Recording

This contest is open to composers of all ages and from any country around the world. There will only be one prizewinner

Works should be written for Flute, Cello, Bass

Length: 5-8 minutes

Score: Each composer must submit hard copy legible score and parts. Your score and parts will not be returned. We also require score and parts to be emailed to Please include your name, phone number and your preferred email address when you email us your score and parts.

Deliver your score: Please mail hard copy score and parts to:

Eric Stephenson

590 Flatbush Ave, #17A

Brooklyn, NY 11225

Application: There is no application fee for this competition.

Number of entries: One submission per composer. 

Deadline for entries: Application , Score and Parts must be postmarked  by October 31, 2016.

Winner will be announced January 31, 2017.

*Winning composition will be taken into consideration for concerto development. PROJECT Trio regularly plays with orchestra and several our pieces have been arranged for Trio + Orchestra. The pieces for the competition should be composed with PROJECT Trio performing solo in mind. Only after the conclusion of the competition will the conversation of larger arrangements begin.

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