Emerging Composers Competition

Nurturing choral music as a living, evolving art is central to Cerddorion’s mission. Our 2018-19 season will include our seventh annual Emerging Composers Competition, designed to foster the creation and performance of new works for mixed chorus.

Check back in late September for Application Form and Submission Guidelines

Previous Winners

2018: David Åberg (1st prize), Bernardino Zanetti (2nd prize)

2017: Bernardino Zanetti and Ron Anderson (tie for 1st prize)

2016:  Antonio Somma (1st prize), Kyle Pederson (2nd prize)

2015:  Craig Bakalian (1st prize), Francisco José Carbonell (2nd prize), Brian Mountford (honorable mention; no performance)

2014:  Steven Serpa (1st prize), Joshua Fishbein and Theo Popov (tie for 2nd prize)

2013:  Dominick DiOrio (1st prize; no other prizes awarded)