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East Anglian Young Composer Competition 2018
This competition is open to those aged 18 years or under on Friday 31 August, 2018 who live or attend school in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk or Suffolk.

The competition offers individual feedback and the opportunity for all participants to hear their piece performed by professional musicians at the Regional Finals in Cambridge and Snape. The competition is run by Aldeburgh Young Musicians at Snape Maltings.

This year the instruments available for composers entering the competition will be a wind quintet (flute/piccolo, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn). All entrants will have their piece performed at the regional finals by members of the Magnard Ensemble.

For further information about the competition and
how to enter click here.

Key dates

  • Deadline for competition entries: Monday 1 October 2018
  • Finals: Sunday 14 October 1pm-5pm (Storey's Field Centre, Eddington, Cambridge). All welcome
  • Winners Concert: Sunday 28 October, 5pm, West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge (part of the Cambridge Festivalof Ideas)

East Anglian Young Composer Competition 2017

Results of the 2017 competition can be viewed here.










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