Composition Contest


Harmonium is pleased to announce its 22nd Annual New Jersey High School Student Choral Composition Contest.

This contest is open to all students enrolled in grades nine through twelve in any public or private school in the State of New Jersey and to all students who are residents of New Jersey participating in homeschooling at the high-school level.

A panel of judges consisting of professional musicians, composers, and music educators will select the winning compositions.

The Grand Prize-winning composition will be performed and recorded live at Harmonium's spring concerts on June 8 and 9, 2019 at Grace Episcopal Church in Madison, New Jersey.


Details to note:

  • Deadline for electronic submission is April 1, 2019.

  • All compositions must use one of the required contest text options.

  • Students must have a non-relative adult sponsor who must complete the sponsor form. 

  • Both the Student Submission Form and the Sponsor Form must be completed before judging can take place.

  • Please contact with questions.