Ile de créations 2020

Composition competition - 8th edition


Submission period

Mon May 20 at 11 AM UTC

End of submission period

Sun Oct 20 at 11 AM UTC

Results date

Mon Nov 4 at 0 PM UTC

Ile de créations 2020

The Competition is open to composers of any nationality who will be under 33 years old on 1st January 2020 and who are enrolled or have been enrolled in composition and/or orchestration courses between 2015 and 2020 in an organisation (conservatory, foundation, academy, etc.) in the European Union.

Entrants shall compose 10 minutes (5 movements - 2 mintures each) for cello solo and orchestra (


May 20th 2019 : Opening applications
October 20th 2019 : Closing applications
November 4th 2019: First round results
November 12th-30th 2019: Guillaume Connesson master-class
December 16th 2019 : Supply full score
April 30rd 2020 : Public final round at Centre des Bords de Marne, Le Perreux-sur-Marne.

Winner Prizes
Edited by Editions Durand-Salabert-Eschig / UMPC
Brodcasted on France Musique
Received a prize of 1000 euros from Radio France
Received a prize of 2500 euros from Musique Nouvelle en Liberté
Performed during a series of concerts before 2022.

Case Scaglione
Guillaume Connesson
Victor Julien-Laferrière
Léo Warynski
Composers : in progress
Musicians of Orchestre national d'Île-de-France
Patricia Alia, Éditions Durand-Salabert-Eschig
Benoît Duteurtre, Musique Nouelle en Liberté
Anne Montaron, France Musique
Bineta John, SACEM

More informations and competition rules on Orchestra website