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Here you will find professional development opportunities in line with the ColourFULL Music mission. We update the list with calls for band scores, band composition contests, conducting workshops, classes and retreats, job postings and more.

The title of each opportunity is linked to the official website for complete information.


Deadline: February 24, 2023 

The New Jersey Symphony seeks unpublished orchestral works (13 minutes or less) from emerging composers of any background. Four winning composers will have their music performed by the New Jersey Symphony and will participate in in-depth sessions with industry leaders. They will also be provided with housing, meals, and $250 to aid in travel to and from the July 9-15, 2023 institute in Princeton.


Deadline: March 1, 2023

The Beaver County Wind Ensemble seeks wind ensemble works (10 minutes or less) from composers under age 25, who may be located anywhere. Two winners will each receive $100, a performance of their work in Beaver County, PA during the summer 2023 season, a rehearsal recording, and consideration for publication.

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