Metairie Music Club

Junior Composers Contest

CONGRATULATIONS to our 2015 - 2016 winners!

Overall Winner Christopher Vuong - Midsummer Frolic

Junior Class I winner

Sharika Page -  Winter Snowstorm
Junior Class II winner
  Lily Rabalais - Rag and Swing

Junior Class III winner Adam Robert Ledet - Mystical Imp

Junior Class IV
no winner

The students will send their pieces to the LFMC Junior Composers Contest.

The Metairie Music Club Junior Composers Contest encourages Junior members to develop their talents in composition. 

Rules and Regulations:

1. Entrant must be a member of a Junior Club in the Metairie District and be a student of a member in good standing of the Metairie Music Club.
2. Only one composition per student may be entered.  There is no entry fee.
3. Entry must be notated by hand on manuscript paper or may be computer generated by the STUDENT.
4. Place title, composer's name, age and classification in the upper right corner of each sheet.
5. Entries will be judged in four divisions:

          Junior Class I - ages 9 and under
          Junior Class II - ages 10 - 12
          Junior Class III - ages 13 - 15
          Junior Class IV - ages 16 - 18

Ages are determined as of March 1.
6. Compositions will be judges on content, musicianship and neatness.
7. Metairie Music Club Contest Deadline for entries: ABSOLUTELY November 1.  Late entries will not be accepted.
8. Awards: Overall Winner will receive a trophy.  First Place medals will be awarded in each division.

Send composition and entry form to Chairman Melanie Perez.  Click here to download MMC Junior Composers Contest Entry Form.  The file is in pdf format.  If you are unable to open it, please click the following link to download the free Adobe Reader.

(The LFMC and the NFMC also sponsor Junior Composers Contests.  State, Regional and National Awards range from $25 - $200.  NFMC Junior Composers Contest Deadline is February 1.  See LFMC website for details and application forms.)