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40th Young Composer Competition

Posted by Jaq-Lin Larder on April 22, 2019 in Announcements

Competition details are available for the 2019 Frederic Mompou International Award. Any composer who is no older than 35 on December 31, 2019 can participate in this competition.

This year, the work must be for piano four hands (works for two pianos will not be accepted). The style and scoring methods of the work are completely unrestricted. The recommended duration is between 10 and 18 minutes.

The Award for 2019 consists of:

  • Prize money of €4,000. This sum will be subject to Spanish taxation.
  • Publishing and marketing of the winning score by the publishing house Editorial Boileau.
  • Premiere of the work at a concert organised by the Xarxa de Músiques a Catalunya.

Scores must be sent by postmail, or emailed to by Saturday, September 14, 2019.

For further instructions and competition details, please visit the Frederic Mompou website.