The mission of the ACDA is to inspire excellence in choral music through education, performance, composition, and advocacy.
IL-ACDA COMPOSITION CONTEST
Date: February 27, 2013
Illinois composers with a creative voice and clear compositional ability are invited to submit works to Illinois-ACDA’s annual Choral Composition contest—for a $1000 prize. The winning composition will be premiered at the Illinois-ACDA Summer Re-Treat, summer 2013. In addition, winning composers are invited to display their works at our annual summer Re-Treat.
Entry Deadline is April 1st, 2013 Sponsored by IL-ACDA, Beth Best, President
Who may enter: Illinois composers who are 18 or older by April 1st 2013. Award: $1000
Compositional Requirements: An original work for 4 part mixed chorus (a cappella or accompanied), approximately 3-8 minutes in length; texts must be free of copyright restriction, or submitted with proof of the author’s permission.
Entry Materials: Two copies of the full score, with separate identification form.
Additional Information can be obtained from:
Lee Kesselman, Chair, Illinois-ACDA Composition Contest
149 S. Park Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137