Competition Entry Form for Bill Conti Big Band Arranging


Bill Conti Big Band Arranging

Funded with the generous support of Bill Conti.

A short big band arrangement of an original or standard.
Written for standard Big Band Instrumentation
(5 Sax /woodwind doubles, 4 Trumpet, 4 Trombone, Rhythm Section)

Submit a musical score PDF and recording.

1st Place Award: $1000
2nd Place Award: $500
3rd Place Award: $250

Age Restrictions: 35 and younger
Submission Deadline: 1 June 2023

Additional Requirements For ASMAC Student Competitions

  • One-page statement of career goals & aspirations.
  • Letter of recommendation from a faculty member and/or professional composer or arranger who is familiar with the applicant's work.
  • Current student identification card (copy) or confirmation letter of continuous full-time private study from instructor.
  • To apply, you must be a current student studying arranging and music composition in a music school, college, conservatory, university, or privately. (ASMAC membership not required)
  • Submissions open. See Submit Entry buttons above.

Please direct any questions to: Charles Fernandez, Chairman, ASMAC Scholarships / Competitions – [email protected]