Under-18 Composers' Competition
Prize: A cash prize of €150. Winning entry published in 2024 Albums
Eligibility: You must be under the age of 18 on 31/12/2023.
Closing date: Friday 6th October, 2023
At the RIAM we are keen to encourage developing composers and creators. The RIAM Exams Composition Competition is a great opportunity for students to share their creative skills.
The following requirements apply:
The standard of the piece composed can be for any grade up to and including Grade V
The piece should be given a descriptive title
We recommend that you consult current and recent RIAM Exam Piano Albums to become familiar with the level of difficulty for each grade.
Students may only submit a maximum of two entries in any competition
Age limit: under 18 on 31/12/2023
Prize: cheque to the value of €150 and inclusion of winning compositions in Piano Album (following year); performance of compositions by examination candidates countrywide
We welcome all forms of creative expression, so get composing today and enter your piece by sending your entry to:
LC.email@example.com. (PDF or image files such as .jpg, .png can be submitted via email)
(Please remember to include your name, address, contact details, date of birth and any other relevant information).