2015 look and listen


Composers Competition 2015

The 2015 Competition is now closed. Our judges will be reviewing the entries over the coming months, and we hope to announce a winner by the end of the year. Please check back here for updates, and of course attend the 2015 Festival to hear the winning piece!

The Prize:

One Winner receives a $1000 cash prize as well as a performance of his or her work at the 2015 Look & Listen Festival in New York City. The concerts feature performances of 20th and 21st Century music by talented and rigorous professional performers.


Composers Competition 2014

We are pleased to announce the winner of the 2014 Look and Listen Composers Competition!


Antonio Macaretti
Solos Collection


Kirsten Volness
The Infinite Space Between

Past Winners:

2003 Mei-Fang Lin
2004 Peter Gilbert
2005 Panayiotis Kokoras
2006 Erin Gee
2007 Izzi Ramkissoon
2008 Nathan Davis
2009 Paul Leary
2010 Dan Visconti
2011 Zibuokle Martinaityte
2012 Ashley Fu-Tsun Wang
2013 Evis Sammoutis
2014 Antonio Macaretti