This festival is designed to encourage students to write their own music and enjoy the creative process. All students will have the opportunity to perform and discuss
their composition, and they will receive written critiques.
IMPORTANT DATES AND VENUE
Registration Open: Monday, March 1, 2021
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: SATURDAY, MAY 1, 2021
Composition Forum and Recital Date: Sunday, June 13, 2021
Composition Forum and Recital Venue: Live or video recorded performance on Zoom
REGISTRATION AND FEES
CAMTA member: $40 per manuscript | Non-member: $45 per manuscript
FEES CANNOT BE REFUNDED!
Registration and fee payments must be completed online (see below).
No student age or grade requirements.
No requirements as to form, length, or genre.
Compositions may be handwritten for Elementary I students, age 7-8. Elementary II students and above are required to use computer notation software.
Piano or Instrumental: No requirements as to choice of instrument(s).
Songwriting: Words for songs must be original or in the public domain. Songwriting may be collaborative; lyrics and music may be composed by two or
All materials will be submitted online.
Recording: Send by audio, .mp3 file. No visual formats, DVD or YouTube videos. Make sure recordings do not list composer’s name.
Manuscript: Only title and age on manuscript. Number measures. Send manuscript by .pdf file.
ONLINE REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:
Thank you for your interest in the CAMTA Composition Festival. Registration for this event is currently closed. Links will be made available here when registration