Indonesia Young Composer Competition 2018


  1. Open for all Indonesian citizens, with a maximum age of 30 years old.
  2. The deadline for submission is August 31, 2018
  3. Registration fee is Rp 500.000,-
  4. The maximum length of the piece is 7 minutes, with a Brass Fanfare theme to be the opening of the concert.
  5. Standard Western notation writing system is required.
  6. Piece submitted must be an original composition, and not an arrangement of any existing piece.
  7. Instrumentation:
    • Brass Ensemble : 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba
    • NO string, woodwinds, or percussions
  8. Prize
    1st Place
    • Cash prize of Rp 3.000.000
    • A premiere for the piece in Bandung Philharmonic’s symphonic concert on December 02, 2018
    • 1 VIP ticket for Bandung Philharmonic’s symphonic concert on December 02, 2018
    2nd Place
    • Cash prize of Rp 1.500.000
    • 1 Reguler ticket for Bandung Philharmonic’s symphonic concert on December 02, 2018
    3rd Place
    • Cash prize of Rp 1.000.000
    • 1 Reguler ticket for Bandung Philharmonic’s symphonic concert on December 02, 2018
  9. The panel of judges for the competition is Bandung Philharmonic’s artistic directors, Robert Nordling and Michael Hall. The judges' decision is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into by the judges in relation to that decision.
  1. Send the piece along with the payment receipt and a picture of your ID card/ Passport/ Birth certificate, at the latest, by August 31, 2018 to info@bandungphilharmonic.web.id in the form of 2 separate PDF documents. Full score document is separated from the composer’s ID document.
  2. Send the registration payment to Yayasan Bandung Philharmonic’s account, BCA 0085777730, Asia Afrika branch.
  3. The subject of the e-mail is “Indonesian Young Composers Competition 2018”. Please include your Name, Address, E-mail, Phone Number, and the Title of the Piece in the e-mail body.
  4. Upon receiving the piece, registration payment receipt, and ID picture, we will send a random participant code to the participants, e.g. ZXC789
  5. The committee will send the piece with the random participant code to the panel of judges.
  6. Announcement will be made through Bandung Philharmonic’s website, social media, and e-mail on October 1, 2018.
  7. Should there be any enquiries, please contact: info@bandungphilharmonic.web.id
  8. Good Luck!


Indonesia Young Composer Competition 2017


Congratulations to these composers and their winning compositions:

  1. Suvenir dari Minangkabau
  2. oleh Arya Pugala Kitti
    World premiere at Bandung Philharmonic concert 23 September 2017

  3. War Dance from Papua
  4. by Filipus Wisnumurti Pranoto

  5. Dance from Talangmamak
  6. by Weldy Syaputra

Thank you to all who participated!


Composer Festival 2018


Guest Artist,

Stacy Garrop

www.garrop.com

Time Topic
29 January 2018 16:00 - 18:00 Strategies on Composing
Learn the techniques of composing from the best and bring your composition to an even higher level!
29 January 2018 19:30 - 21:30 Seminar on business basics for composers
Showcase and market your potentials as a composer through effective marketing techniques including producing your own CV, self-publication, website design, social media, and crowdfunding campaigns.
30 January 2018 16:00 - 18:00 Rehearsal techniques for composers and public speaking
Practice and perfect your public speaking skills as a composer and learn how to deal with both performers and audience alike.
30 January 2018 19:30 - 21:30 Seminar on Stacy Garrop’s music
Get to know Stacy Garrop’s personal motivation and inspiration to creating meaningful and powerful music.
31 January 2018 16:00 - 18:00 Composition lessons via a master class setting
Get feedbacks on your composition in an inspiring and refreshing classroom setting.
31 January 2018 19:30 - 21:30 Composition lessons via a master class setting
Get feedbacks on your composition in an inspiring and refreshing classroom setting.