The Young Composers Challenge for 2010 is now open to the entire USA. Composers age 13 - 18 can attend a free (optional) workshop on composition in Orlando, FL on March 13, 2010. Please go to the website and check out the details.http://www.youngcomposerschallenge.org
The YCC is sponsored by Rollins College, the University of Central Florida, Full Sail, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, and Stephen Goldman.
Categories include full orchestra and small ensembles. The top 3 winners in each category win cash prizes, and have their piece performed in concert (and professionally recorded) by the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra.
If you have any questions, contact info at youngcomposerschallenge dot org and mention that you saw this message here.