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BMI Foundation Accepting Applications for 2017 Scholarships

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From News, posted 10.11.16 The BMI Foundation is now accepting online applications for its 2017 scholarship season, open to young musicians attending colleges and universities nationwide. The Foundation will administer seven distinct scholarship competitions that span all genres of American music and are aided by panelists of international musical acclaim. These annual programs include… Read more...


61st Annual BMI Student Composer Awards Competition Underway

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From News, posted 10.24.12 BMI President & CEO Del Bryant and BMI Student Composer Awards Director Deirdre Chadwick have announced the opening of the 61st annual BMI Student Composer Awards competition. The competition, which is co-sponsored by BMI and the BMI Foundation, will award $20,000 in prizes. Student composers under the ages of 28… Read more...


2010 BMI Student Composer Awards Competition Opens

From News, posted 11.23.09 The opening of the 58th annual BMI Student Composer Awards competition has been announced by BMI President and CEO Del Bryant and BMI Foundation President Ralph N. Jackson. The competition, which is co-sponsored by BMI and the BMI Foundation, will award $20,000 in prizes. Student composers under the age of… Read more...


Dan Visconti Wins Boudleaux Bryant Commission

From News, posted 5.05.08 Dan Visconti has been named the winner of the BMI Foundation‘s 2008 Boudleaux Bryant Commission Award. Visconti was selected for the honor from a pool of recent winners of the BMI Student Composer Awards by members of the Janaki String Trio, who will… Read more...


2008 BMI Student Composer Awards Competition Opens

From News, posted 11.08.07 The opening of the 56th annual BMI Student Composer Awards competition was announced today by BMI President and CEO Del Bryant and BMI Foundation President Ralph N. Jackson. The competition, which is co-sponsored by BMI and the BMI Foundation, will award $20,000 in prizes. Student composers under the age of… Read more...


2007 Student Composer Awards Competition Opens

From News, posted 11.15.06 The 55th annual BMI Student Composer Awards competition will award $20,000 to young composers, it was announced today by BMI President and CEO Del Bryant and BMI Foundation President Ralph N. Jackson. The postmark deadline for entering the 2007 competition, which is co-sponsored by BMI and the BMI Foundation,… Read more...


Minnesota Orchestra Program Helps Educate Young Composers

From News, posted 6.25.06 The internationally acclaimed Minnesota Orchestra is widely known for its artistic excellence, but it's the orchestra's unique program devoted to young composers that has garnered attention recently. Most notably, the program, led by BMI Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Aaron Jay Kernis, was featured as a radio documentary on Minnesota Public Radio's… Read more...


54th Annual BMI Student Composer Awards Competition Opens

From News, posted 11.02.05 The 54th annual BMI Student Composer Awards competition will award $20,000 to young composers, it was announced by BMI President and CEO Del Bryant and BMI Foundation President Ralph N. Jackson. Co-sponsored by BMI and the BMI Foundation, the Student Composer Awards were established in 1951 to encourage young composers… Read more...


53rd Annual BMI Student Composer Awards Competition Opens

From News, posted 11.22.04 The 53rd annual BMI Student Composer Awards competition will award $20,000 to young composers, BMI President and CEO Del Bryant announced today. The postmark deadline for entering the 2005 competition, co-sponsored by BMI and the BMI Foundation, is Friday, February 11, 2005.… Read more...


52nd Annual BMI Student Composer Awards Competition Opens

From News, posted 11.10.03 The 52nd annual BMI Student Composer Award competition will award $20,000 to young composers, it was announced by BMI President and CEO, Frances W. Preston. The postmark deadline for entering the 2004 competition, which is co-sponsored by the BMI Foundation, is Friday,… Read more...


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