Music Composers Unite!
Hi Composers’ Forum members, as you know, the 4 elements are earth, air, fire, and water. For this proposed contest, you will write a piece of music of no more than 2 minutes duration based on one of these elements. Any instrumentation, any style of music. If the contest is a go, I will give 3 months for interested composers to submit their entries to me, which I will then put up anonymously. Voting will be by the membership of this site. You can submit entries for more than one element. An MP3 or link to a soundcloud/youtube/etc will be necessary. A PDF of the score is highly desirable, but not required. In order for this contest to be a go, 10 composers need to express interest by Sunday, Jan. 21 at 5 pm EST. To express interest, reply to this thread or send me a message. Please indicate in your expression of interest what element or elements you think you might want to compose for (you can change this later). Please note that I do not need any music at this time, just an expression of interest. I have run these contests before, they are a lot of fun and a good way to get feedback about your music from your peers, hope you can join us!
The deadline of 5/21/18 at 5 pm EST to submit your entries for the Elements contest has now passed, no more entries will be accepted. The final count of Elements is Earth - 9, Air - 10, Fire - 6, Water - 10. The entries, along with a voting survey, will be posted within the next 24 hours to a new thread, along with the deadline for voting, which will be done by the members of this site! To those who submitted entires, thanks, and good luck!