Contests archive

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

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 Violet selected Tranquil Awakening, stating “when we first listened to the midi realization of Thomas Johansson’s Tranquil Awakening, we were struck by the beauty of the duet. When we […]

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 […]

Noteflight Video Game Scoring Contest

If you have dreams of composing music for video games, here’s your big opportunity! Noteflight is pleased to announce the 2016 “Video Game Scoring Contest”, where one lucky winner will have their score professionally recorded by an orchestra and included in the upcoming video game release from Missing Link Games and Squishy Games: Rogue Invader. Submissions […]

A Cappella Contest Winner

We received a huge number of high-quality submissions — we were blown away by the talent out there in the Noteflight community. The approaches and styles ranged widely and the arrangers demonstrated amazing imagination and a cappella energy! Our judges Deke Sharon and Roger Emerson carefully considered each submission, and they have selected the winner. […]