Works for Solo Guitar Call for Scores

March 13, 2015 in All Opportunities, Composers by newmusicscotland

A work for solo guitar (no more than 15 minutes). No published, or previously awarded compositions should be submitted. Works must be composed for the six-stringed classical guitar. The real name of the composer should only appear on the first page of the submitted score(s).

Special attention will be given to works reflecting this year’s theme “The Eternal Feminine”.


Deadline: June 15, 2015

E-mail submissions in PDF format are preferred:
If available, a recording of the submitted work is highly recommended and may also be forwarded via e-mail (MP3 audio file preferred).
A completed submission form (PDF) must be included.

Submission by regular mail should include one bound copy of the score and audio cd if available, along with the completed submission form (PDF). No works will be returned. Please do not send originals. Submit by mail to:

Composition Competition
GuitarFest 2015
Music Department
Northeastern University
351 Ryder Hall
Boston, MA 02115


The winning composition will be performed in Boston GuitarFest 2016 and will receive a cash prize of $400 and a free 5-day registration for GuitarFest 2016. Winners will be announced on the last day of the festival and posted online.

For questions about the Composition Competition, contact Anthony De Ritis at