Announcing 2015 Young Composers’ Competition


The Bagaduce Music Lending is now accepting original, musical compositions by young, Maine composers. The 19th annual Young Composers’ Competition is open to all Maine students in kindergarten through high school. The deadline for submitting compositions is Monday, Feb. 16.

Compositions will be evaluated by a panel of three expert judges by age of the composer: Category I –Age 13 and younger and Category II – Age 14 through high school. Three students in each age category will be awarded prize money; first place, $200, second,$125, and third place, $75.

Awards will be given at the Young Composers’ Festival, which will be held on Saturday, April 25, in Blue Hill.

Entry forms and competition guidelines are available at and clicking on the “Events” link.

For more information, e-mail [email protected] or call 374-5454.