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Civitasolis Reed Quintet Composition Contest

 Civitasolis Reed Quintet Composition Contest
Summary:Reed quintet competition
Deadline: 01 February 2018
Date Posted: 26 October 2017
Details: What:The Civitasolis Reed Quintet, comprised of graduate students at Florida State University, is hosting a composition contest for new pieces for reed quintet.

How to Apply: Submit an original piece for reed quintet (oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bass clarinet, bassoon), no more than eight minutes in length. Doubling/auxiliary instruments are acceptable, as long as they are in the same instrumental families (i.e. b-flat clarinet/e-flat clarinet, alto sax/soprano sax, etc.). Submission pieces should not have been performed or published prior to the competition deadline.

Submissions will be accepted through our website until 11:59pm on February 1st. Late submissions will not be accepted.

Prizes: 1st Prize: $200 and a recording and live performance of your piece.
2nd Prize: $100 and a recording and potential live performance of your piece.
*Honorable Mention: Recording of your piece.

Winners will be announced no later than March 1st.

By submitting your piece for consideration, Civitasolis Reed Quintet will have exclusive performance rights for four months. In addition, the winning pieces will be granted performance rights to Civitasolis Reed Quintet.

Feel free to email us at with any further questions. A full list of rules and regulations is available on our website