Contests archive

KHS America and Noteflight Announce New Contest with Presidio Brass

KHS America, Presidio Brass, and Noteflight are sponsoring a new composition contest for high school band and orchestra students. Students will submit original brass quintet works composed using Noteflight and the contest winner will have Presidio Brass come do a masterclass and premier the work at their high school. The winning composer will also win […]

Noteflight Supports American Composers Forum NextNotes High School Composition Awards Program

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Noteflight is proud to partner with the American Composers Forum to support their NextNotes High School Composition Awards. NextNotes is a national program designed to nurture the next generation of creative voices in music composition – in any genre! Students in grades 9-12 are invited to apply with a single composition in any genre or […]

Noteflight ‘One Man Band’ Contest Winners

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We are pleased to announce the winners of our One Man Band Contest! For this contest, we invited composers to participate by writing or arranging a duet or trio and recording themselves playing each part using Noteflight’s Live Audio Recording feature. The voting was in the hands of the Noteflight community where members voted for […]

Noteflight Commission Contest Adds New Repertoire

We received over 130 entries for the Violet Commission Contest, a partnership between Violet and Noteflight. Contestants created music for a specific ensemble while filling a repertoire void for a unique combination of instruments: clarinet and viola. Choosing the winner was extremely difficult as there were lots of quality pieces. Because there were so many amazing entries, Violet is […]

Berklee Songwriting Contest

Noteflight and Berklee collaborated on a songwriting contest. We invited anyone over the age of 13 to submit their best melody, lyrics, and chords for a chance to win a lesson with a Berklee faculty member, enrollment in any Berklee Online Songwriting Course, and have their song digitally published by Hal Leonard Corporation. Good luck! […]

Noteflight Commission Contest Winner Announced

Special Announcement: Watch a recording of the world premiere performance! Use the link below to view a recording of the live performance from Tuesday, August 29th: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TxJyuPVj63w   We are pleased to announce the winner of our Violet Commission Contest, Thomas Johansson! After multiple rounds of adjudication Dr. Katrin Meidell and Dr. Elizabeth Crawford of […]

Noteflight Announces First Commission Contest

We are excited to announce our first ever Commission Contest, where users will compose for a specific ensemble and help create valuable repertoire for a unique combination of instruments. Meet Violet, a duo of Viola (Dr. Katrin Meidell) and Clarinet (Dr. Elizabeth Crawford). This beautiful combination of instruments allows for a large range of compositional […]

Noteflight Free Online Composer’s Workshop

Noteflight is partnering with the $99 Orchestra and professional composers from around the world to offer a Free Online Composer’s Workshop! Six world-class composers will share their experiences and demonstrate the fundamental skills needed to write a piece of music, then Noteflight users will interact and share music with others inside a private Noteflight Group […]