Losh-Atkinson Historic Sounds Composition Competition

The brain-child of our late Honorary Friend, Douglas Losh-Atkinson, the Historic Sounds Composition Competition is now almost at an end.

Final round set for this spring

The long-delayed conclusion of the 2020 competition is now set for Spring 2022! Watch this space. ...more

The Aim, outline and Judging

Norwich Baroque is keen to widen the appreciation of Baroque music by challenging composers to experiment with the sounds and styles of the 17th and early 18th centuries to produce a work with a distinctive 21st century flavour. ...more

The Rules

- The brief for this final year was to write a 2 movement work - the 1st over a ground bass, the 2nd a dance

The prize

The winner will receive a 4-fold reward for their efforts ...more

Copyright and permissions

less exciting, but never the less important ...more