The NBRMTA Student Composer Competition is an annual competition. Students can enter their original compositions on or before March 15th. Compositions will be judged, with eligible winners advancing to the CFMTA National Student Composer Competition at the adjudicator's discretion.
PLEASE NOTE: The NBRMTA Student Composer Competition is an annual competition. Entry deadline each year is March 15th. Entrants must be students of teachers who are members of the New Brunswick Registered Music Teachers’ Association. Eligible students can enter their original compositions in various categories as per the chart and guidelines that follow. Compositions will be judged, with eligible winners advancing to the CFMTA National Student Composer Competition.
If you are interested in having your students compete in this competition, but are not yet a Registered Music Teacher in the province of New Brunswick, please visit our membership page for full details on how to become a member. You can apply to become a member there by completing the online application form.
There are prizes available for the winners of the class, including the Janet Hammock Composition Awards. Janet Hammock is a Canadian composer and pianist, currently residing in Sackville, New Brunswick. She is a member of the NBRMTA and Professor Emeritus of Mount Allison University where she taught with the Department of Music for 31 years.
For more information, please contact the Competition Chair, Christian Berube
The 2021 NBRMTA Student Composer Competition is now open
Le Concours de composition pour les élèves du Nouveau-Brunswick de l'APMNB est un concours annuel. Les élèves des professeurs membres de l’APMNB sont invités à soumettre leur compositions originales selon les règlements qui suivent. Les compositions seront jugées, les gagnants admissibles se qualifiant pour le Concours national de compositeurs étudiants de la CFMTA à la discrétion de l'arbitre.
Pour plus d'informations, veuillez contacter le président du concours: Christian Berube
Le concours 2021 est maintenant ouvert
NBRMTA Student Composer Competition Archive:
NBRMTA Student Composer Competition Results for 2018