2018-19 Young Composers Competition

For all Middle and High School Music Teachers:

The 11thyear of outstanding student compositions.

The New Jersey Music Educators Association is proud to announce the 2018-19 Young Composers Competition. The competition includes two divisions, one for middle school students in grades 6 – 8, and one for high school students in grades 9 – 12 (graduating June 2019).

Finalists will be invited to a critique session held during the State Conference in East Brunswick where the recordings of their compositions will be performed and prizes will be awarded.

Deadline for submissions is November 26, 2018. Competition guidelines, recordings of previous winning compositions and application material can be found at njmea.org.