HUDSON — 2021 Special edition: Online WINTER COMPOSERS FORUM 11 a.m. Jan. 14.

The Online Winter Composers Forum will include up to eight composers who will participate with Armen & Marc via Zoom. Composers from around the globe will be selected to have their compositions reviewed by two of today’s leading composers, pianist Armen Donelian and saxophonist Marc Mommaas. Online Registration Deadline for Composers is Jan. 10.

1. Register early! Complete and Submit the convenient HJW Online Registration HERE.

2. For 1st instrument, indicate “Composer.” Indicate any additional instrumental proficiency in 2nd instrument.

3. The musical and print quality of your Composition samples is critical in the competitive decision-making process.

4. All Compositions MUST be emailed to in computer-notated (Sibelius, Finale, etc.) PDF or XML files. Links to PDF or XML also will be accepted. Hand-written scores will NOT be accepted or reviewed. Audio samples are not required, but links (Dropbox, WeTransfer, website, etc.) may be submitted. Large email audio files will NOT be accepted or reviewed.

5. Accepted composers will be notified no later than January 11, 2021.

6. Zoom invitations will be included with notification.

Online Winter Composers Forum Rate $95

Limited scholarship assistance available

Rate includes Zoom session with Armen Donelian and Marc Mommaas and up to eight composers. Two-hours (min.).

Do not send money now. Payment is due after notification of acceptance.

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