In Person in 2022!
We hope you will join the FMMC Foundation for the 2022 Washington International Competition for Composition! In its 69th year, the WIC provides renowned jurors offering individual advice and feedback to all semifinalists. See below for important deadlines, details, and more.
The GetAcceptd application link will be open as of October 1, 2021.
The WIC Competition for Composition is held every three years. The winner of the 2022 Competition for Composition will be performed by professional musicians of the Washington, DC area at the Finals for the Washington International String Competition on May 29, 2022 in the Terrace Theater of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
The Washington International Competition for Composition is one of several competitions sponsored by the Friday Morning Music Club in Washington, DC. Established in 1950, WIC competitions for singers, pianists, and string players are held each spring in annual rotation. A string competition will take place in 2022 concurrently with the composition competition, a voice competition will be held in 2023, and a piano competition in 2024.