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Musica Dei Donum Optimi by Fraser Weist - Harmonium Choral Society's High School Composition Contest grand prize winner in 2014.

Click here for the guidelines for the 2019 Composition Contest!

Congratulations to our 2018 GRAND PRIZE WINNER- RESHMA KOPPARAPU!

Reshma is a 12th grade student at Newark Academy who plays piano, oboe, and violin. Second-place winner is Carl Hausman, and Harmonium is excited to perform his piece at the June concerts as well. 

The theme and text for the contest change every year. Submissions are due in March. The grand prize is $1,000, with a possible runner-up prize of $250. Additionally, the adult sponsors of the winning students may receive $100 and $50 for the grand prize winner and runner-up, respectively.

The winning piece is performed by the full Harmonium Choral Society at the June concerts. The contest is open to all New Jersey high school students.

 

 

 Previous Harmonium Choral Society High School Composition Contest winners.

Previous Harmonium Choral Society High School Composition Contest winners.