Composition Competiton

In order to celebrate and popularise the 100th birthday of Witold Lutosławski, the Witold Lutosławski Society and the Polish Composers’ Union announce a composition competition. The competition is international in character and has no territorial restrictions or age limit for competitors. The task of the competition is the competition of a piece for a symphonic orchestra similar to those employed by Lutosławski in his last symphonies.

The members of the jury are: Deadline is 25 January 2013 (the 100th birthday of the competition’s patron of the competition).

First prize – 10 000 Euro.

The winning composition will be performed during the International Festival of Contemporary Music, ‘Warsaw Autumn 2013’.