Free Music Industry Database

2021 curated, genre-specific spreadsheets are available for download.

119331 Records in Database
(Pardon the mess. We haven’t had time to format it all.)

Contests & Awards

Misc Notes:
Performance of an orchestral work on a New England Philharmonic concert.
General Notes:

Emerging composers

schedule:
Annually
deadline:
April
Misc Notes:
The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is an annual song contest whose mission is to provide the opportunity for both aspiring and established songwriters to have their songs heard in a professional, international arena.
General Notes:

Anyone - various categories

schedule:
Annually
deadline:
The Extended Deadline is November 5, 2018.
Misc Notes:
Winner receives $1,000 and performance by the Catalyst String Quartet
General Notes:

Anyone

schedule:
Annually
deadline:
See website
Misc Notes:
First prize winner receives $500, work published by Tapspace Publications, professional recording, and performance by PPG. 2nd & 3rd prize works will be performed and recorded by the Portland Percussion Group.
General Notes:

Anyone

schedule:
Annually
deadline:
March
Misc Notes:
$1000 cash prize and a performance by Earplay in their next season, for compositions for 1-6 players, with or without electronics.
General Notes:

Anyone

schedule:
Annually
deadline:
March