The deadline to enter the fourteenth annual Welcome Christmas Carol Contest is fast approaching! All applications must be postmarked on or before August 5, 2011.
This year, the contest seeks carols for men's (TTBB) chorus accompanied by English horn.
Winning composers will receive a prize of $1,000 and will have their carols premiered at the VocalEssence Welcome Christmas concerts on December 3, 4, 9, 10 & 11, 2011. The performances will be recorded for a 2012 national broadcast via American Public Media.
Complete information about the VocalEssence / American Composers Forum Welcome Christmas Carol Contest, including complete contest guidelines, submission requirements and information on the selection process is available here and at www.vocalessence.org