Author: MCL

2020 Virtual Art Music Awards – congratulations!

Congratulations to Melbourne Composers’ League members Ros Bandt, Michael Kieran Harvey and Andrián Pertout at the 2020 Virtual Art Music Awards presented  by APRA AMCOS and the Australian Music Centre. The Art Music Awards recognise achievement in the composition, performance, education and presentation of Australian art music.… << READ MORE >>

Composition Competition


I’m the Artistic Director of Homophonic! An annual concert of new classical music by LGBTIQ+ composers as part of Melbourne’s Midsumma Festival.
We have just launched our 2nd Homophonic! Pride Prize, a composition competition open to all LGBTIQ+ identifying Australian Composers.

2020 Martirano Composition Award

The University of Illinois School of Music and Global Crossroads Living-Learning Community celebrate the 24th Annual Salvatore Martirano Memorial Composition Award by announcing the 2020 Award Competition.

The 2020 Salvatore Martirano Memorial Composition Award

Eligibility: Any composer, regardless of age or nationality is eligible.


Carl Orff Competition 2019/2020 by Musicalion

Dear music friends in Melbourne,

we would like to introduce our Carl Orff competition 2019/2020 and we are contacting you to reach even more international composers to participate this year.

It is a great possibility for unknown composers to share their work with the public and our vision is that with the compositions of this competition we can provide an insight and encourage a better understanding for other cultures.… << READ MORE >>