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NLCC announces its 2nd Schools Composition Competition

 NLCC announces its 2nd Schools Composition Competition
Summary:Children's Choir Competition
Deadline: 04 December 2017
Date Posted: 27 September 2017
Details: Since its foundation in 1991, the New London Childrenís Choir has been at the forefront of commissioning new music for children to sing. Amongst the many composers who have written specially for NLCC are Tansy Davies, Gary Carpenter, Simon Bainbridge, Diana Burrell and Sir Karl Jenkins.

It is therefore with great pleasure that NLCC announces for a 2nd year its Composition Competition for Young Composers - students in School Years 11, 12 & 13.

The winning entry will be performed by the Senior Choir at a public concert on Saturday, 17th March 2018, at St. Jamesís Church, Piccadilly - a church noted for its many concert performances in the heart of Londonís West End.

The £500 prize will go to your schoolís music department.

The judges will be Mark-Anthony Turnage, Cheryl Frances-Hoad and NLCCís Musical Director Ronald Corp, all three of whom are composers of renown.

Please download the pack for more information and an application form or email:

Closing Date: Monday, 4th December, 2017