Young Artist Resources
Ask a CSO Musician!
For student musicians who are working on improving their practice at home, ask our musicians your questions! Submit your question using the form below, and we'll answer it in one of our upcoming response videos.
CSO Musician Q&A Responses
Young Composer & Artist Opportunities
- National Association for Music Education (NAfME), deadlines March 27, 2020, April 10, 2020 and May 15, 2020 - Composition Competitions
- Make Music Day Young Composers Contest, deadline May 18, 2020
- OMEA Composer Initiative (deadline has passed) - Young Composer Initiative
- BMI Foundation - Student Composer Awards
- SEAMUS - Student Composer Commissioning Program
Young Composers Workshop 2019
During the 2018/2019 season, the CSO held a Young Composers Workshop led by Composer-in-Residence Jonathan Bailey Holland. Selected composers each wrote new pieces during the workshop which were workshopped, rehearsed and performed by CSO musicians in March 2019.
2018/2019 Selected Young Composers:
- Joshua Baerwald
- Pierce Baruk
- Mable Lecrone
- Walker Smith
- Chancellor Waye
The CSO Young Composers Workshop has ended, but for questions about future opportunities please contact email@example.com or 513.744.3347.