Posts Tagged ‘competition’


Posted on June 19th, 2015 by in Competitions

Highway to V Festival: Do you want to perform at V Festival this summer? The line-up for V Festival this year includes; Kasabian, Calvin Harris, Stereophonics, Sam Smith, Annie Mac, Clean Bandit, Tom Jones and Paloma Faith to name a few! Would you like the chance to join them and perform at V Festival? Walkabout […]


Waterloo Festival Film Score Competition – in conjunction with BFI

Posted on March 16th, 2015 by in Competitions

  Compose a score (classical or electronic) for our short film “Fare thee Well” and win £350 or £150, and have your score performed live at the British Film Institute, Southbank, London by Southbank Sinfonia. For full details visit Competition Details Eligibility: Anyone between 18-35 years of age can enter. Brief: A score to […]


PRS for Music/ESO Composing Competition

Posted on July 10th, 2014 by in Competitions

  PRS for Music and the English Schools’ Orchestra are proud to announce the launch of a nationwide competition to find the brightest young creative musical talent of the 21st century. 2014 is a special year for both of these organisations. PRS for Music is celebrating its Centenary and the ESO has reached their 20th […]


Win A Days Music Production Studio Time

Posted on April 28th, 2014 by in Competitions

    Win A days Music Production studio time has teamed up with CM to offer you a free day in their music studios with an expert professional tutor.   CM is the longest running community music company in the UK CM has been working with young musicians from a variety of backgrounds […]


SWON Young Composer Competition

Posted on January 20th, 2014 by in Competitions

The Symphonic Wind Band of North London (SWON) is running a contest for composers aged 25 and under. Two prizes are available – £300 for the overall winning composition and £200 for the best work submitted by a composer aged 19 years or under. If the winner of the former is under 19, then a […]


Ninth International Adilia Alieva Piano Competition in France

Posted on January 13th, 2014 by in Competitions

The Ninth International Adilia Alieva Piano Competition will take place in Gaillard, France from May 30th to June 2nd 2014. Attractive monetary and concert prizes are provided for the winners, with a First Prize of €8,000, and a total prize fund of €26,000. Deadline for registration in Gaillard is 01.03.2014. A Panel of judges will […]


Competition: 5 Pairs of EarPeace Earplugs to Be Won

Posted on October 10th, 2013 by in Competitions

We recently featured EarPeace high-fidelity hearing protection on the blog, and the nice people there have kindly given us 5 pairs of their low profile, skin toned ear plugs to give away to UK Music Jobs members. EarPeace packs come with 3 ear plugs (in case you lose one), and the sleek, dual chamber case […]


Roundhouse: 30 tracks, 30 days, 1 Great Opportunity

Posted on September 13th, 2013 by in Competitions

The Roundhouse, one of London’s premiere arts and music venues, has put a call out to all emerging musicians aged 16-25 who’d like the opportunity to work with a top producer on recording a track, with the industry guidance and studio time to back up the project. If this sounds up your street then you […]


Youth Music Songwriting Competition for Charity

Posted on August 30th, 2013 by in Competitions

Youth Music have launched a competition to add lyrics and melody to a track in a scheme which will raise money for the charity. The charity believes that music can play a big part in the lives of children and young people, both in terms of musicianship and in confidence building, social skills and creativity. […]


Orpheus Musician of the Year 2013

Posted on August 16th, 2013 by in Competitions

The Orpheus Foundation has announced the second Orpheus Musician of the Year Competition. The competition aims to give opportunity to exceptional soloists, with 2013′s focus on pianists. The foundation, supported by The Richard Carne Trust, is inviting applications from pianists of every nationality between the ages of 18 and 30. First Prize is £1000 cash […]


Rivington Street Festival 2013 DJ Competition

Posted on June 12th, 2013 by in Competitions, Festivals

After a successful Jubilee celebration last year, Rivington Street Festival is back for 2013, transforming the heart of Shoreditch into an all-encompassing family friendly music and art hive of activity. The innovative venues along and around this road will open their doors with a day of unique programming, offering their own experience, from captivating music […]


UK MUSIC JOBS: The Inside Track

Posted on October 31st, 2012 by in UK Music Jobs News

Do you have any industry tricks, tips or advice you would like to share with our members? If the answer is yes, please send them our way. If we choose your submission we will feature it on the site, Facebook and Twitter. You’ll also receive a FREE annual UK Music Jobs subscription! What sort of […]


Composition Competition – Heriot-Watt University

Posted on October 4th, 2012 by in Competitions

An invitation to write an ensemble piece open to all un-published composers in Scotland with no age limit. DEADLINE: 1st February 2013 The piece is to be written for the group, Inchcolm New Music Ensemble, based at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. The INME has a policy of commissioning composers to write for a flexible ensemble and […]


Sounds of Summer Mixtape Winners!

Posted on September 7th, 2012 by in Competitions, UK Music Jobs News

After an unbelievably difficult task of picking the best of the best, we have finally selected 18 winners from over 1000 entries. The competition was fierce!


New Opportunity for Unsigned Bands – Submit your material to win the chance to play with We Are Scientists

Posted on August 7th, 2012 by in Music Industry News

Play & Stay At Aloft is a new initiative from Aloft Hotels chain where they are welcoming submissions from unsigned acts to play a gig in one of their 3 hotels, located either in London, Brussels or Abu Dhabi. In addition the gigs will be observed by the We Are Scientists and from the assembled […]