5th Annual Commissioning Competition

BNMI's 5th Annual Commissioning Competition recently closed and is now currently in first round of review.  One work will be selected by a distinguished panel of external judges and the winning composer will be commissioned by BNMI for a new work to be premiered in our 2017-18 season.

BNMI's next call for scores will open on November 1. Submission details and requirements will be announced shortly.

BNMI's Fall Concert: November 4th!

We begin our 8th concert season with a concert at The Record Company, a new venue for us. On this concert we present winners from our calls for scores, as well as the winner of our Young Composers Competition. More info on our 8th Concert Season can be found here.

Patrick Valentino, Artistic Director

2nd Young Composers Competition: RESULTS!

We are pleased to announce that Aaron Mencher has won the 2nd Young Composers Competition. His work, Uncertainly Yours, will be performed on our November 4 concert at the Recording Company.

We received many high quality submissions and the competition was fierce! We would also like to acknowledge two honorable mentions, Nina Shekhar's Cajón and Jonathan Cziner's Toward a Brilliant Light.

Thanks to all who submitted and congratulations to our winners!

Patrick Valentino, Artistic Director


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