Young Composer Award 2015 – Call for entries!

The Young Composer Award is an annual competition based award issued by The Clarsach Society.

Composers aged between 16 & 25 years of age are invited to present an original piece of music lasting no longer than 15, and no less than 10 minutes, suitable for:
a) Solo Clarsach/Non-pedal harp
b) Clarsach/Non-pedal harp and up to 3 other instruments and/or voices

The award is £500 plus a premiere performance at the 35th Edinburgh International Harp Festival in 2016.

The deadline for the 2015 Award is 30th November 2015

You can apply here.

 

Alternatively, you can apply by post. Find out more by reading these guidelines. Completed applications should be posted to:

Michelle Kelly
The Clarsach Society,
Studio G43, Out of the Blue Drill Hall,
36 Dalmeny Street,
Edinburgh,
EH6 8RG.

Read a report from Evelyn Cournoyer, winner of the 2014 Award, here.

Evelyn Cornoyer, winner of the YCA 2014