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BCO ESTABLISHES YOUNG COMPOSER COMPETITION

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The Burlington Chamber Orchestra, known for providing opportunities for young musicians, will host a competition for emerging young composers. The winning piece will be performed by the Burlington Chamber Orchestra led by the guest conductor Maestra Kayoko Dan, the music director of Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra at their Celebration of Youth Concert at the University of Vermont Recital Hall on May 14, 2016.

We will seek compositions for chamber orchestra written by composers up to 25 years of age. The winning composer will win a $250 travel stipend and a public performance in Burlington, Vermont. Submission deadline is November 15, 2015 with the announcement made on January 15, 2016.

Learn more details here.