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MYSO Atlanta is hosting a composition competition for high school and collegiate (undergraduate or graduate) composers. The work should be for full orchestra (flute, clarinet, oboe, trumpet, trombone, horn, tuba, all strings and percussion). A maximum of five minutes in length, unless the piece has multiple movements, then the work should be a maximum of seven minutes in length.

Submissions must include a score (PDF) and audio (mp3) 

All submissions are due by 5pm EST on February 25, 2023.

The winning work will be premiered at the MYSO Concert on May 14, 2023.


Winning composer will be awarded a cash prize of $500.

Please email info@mysoatlanta.org with any questions

Competition Application Deadline: February 25, 2023 by 5:00pm EST