The Commonwealth International Composition Award 2020

UPDATE ON THE COMMONWEALTH INTERNATIONAL COMPOSITION AWARD (CICA) 2020

Sunday 1st November, 2020: Young composers who are shortlisted will be informed by email and the next steps will be outlined.

Week beginning Monday 2nd November, 2020: other young composers from all categories who have been highly commended will be notified.

Monday 16th November 2020: The CICA 2020 Shortlist will be announced officially to press and media. Click here to find out the finalists for The Commonwealth International Composition Award 2020.

February 2021 (date TBC): The Grand Final will be presented live or online from The Royal Over-seas League, London.

All finalists will be mentored by composition students from the Royal Northern College of Music, supervised by David Horne. You can find out more information about David and our mentors here.