The Choral Project’s Rachel Moore Composition Contest is open to high school students (grades 9-12) and undergraduate college students. The competition is designed to encourage the creation of original works for choir and to enable new collaboration between performers and composers.
- First place prize is $1,500, a live performance of the work during “EARTHSONGS :: A New Day” (June 22 in Santa Cruz and June 23 in Santa Clara), a recording of the live performance, and possible publication with Santa Barbara Music Publishing.
- Second place prize is $750
- Third place prize is $500
DOWNLOAD APPLICATION (97kb PDF)
Extended postmark deadline: March 1, 2019 – no exceptions will be made.
Finalists Announcement: March 15, 2019