Junior Composers Contest

Teachers interested in the MFMC Junior Composers Contest may contact Sharon Kaplan, MFMC JCC Chair, for additional information including contest rules and entry forms.

State Deadline: January 15, 2019.


  • State Registration Fee is $23.75
  • Gold Cup Fee is $ 6.00
  • National Fee is $ 5.00 — for a Total Fee of $ 34.75.

Please download and read the JCC Letter of Introduction

The Junior Composers Contest Application Form and Contest Rules are available on the NFMC website.

Judge’s Rating Sheet JR-7-3

Gold Cup Points

Students interested in this contest may enter one of the age categories below (age determined as of March 1 in the contest year).

  • Junior Class I — Ages 9 & under
  • Junior Class II — Ages 10-12
  • Junior Class III — Ages 13-15
  • Junior Class IV — Ages 16-18

Sharon Kaplan
MFMC Junior Composer Contest Chair
3944 Abbott Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55410
Phone (612) 920-8643 • Email Sharon Kaplan