Forums

  1. Board

    1. Announcements and Technical Problems

      Check here for the latest news, report technical problems with the board, or submit your suggestions

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  2. Competitions and Collaboration

    1. Competition Hall of Fame

      A list of winning works of all of our competitions

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    2. Monthly Competitions

      NEW Smaller-scale competitions held on a monthly basis

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    3. Video Game Music - 8 Bit Challenge

      Take part in the "8 Bit Challenge". Listen to old video game music, and fully orchestrate it to make it come to life!

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    4. Collaborative Works

      Work on a piece with other composers

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    5. Challenges

      "Little creative exercises for composers to think outside of the box."

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    6. External Competitions

      External competitions that are not hosted by Young Composers.

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  3. Upload Your Compositions for Analysis or Feedback

    1. Orchestral and Large Ensemble

      Upload compositions which use an orchestra or a large ensemble (defined as one requiring a conductor)

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    2. Chamber Music

      Upload compositions written for a small group of instruments (including works with piano), or for solo instruments (other than works for solo keyboard)

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    3. Choral, Vocal

      Upload compositions that extensively make use of one or more singers, whether in the form of a soloist or a chorus

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    4. Piano Music, Solo Keyboard

      Upload piano and solo keyboard works

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    5. Incidental Music and Soundtracks

      Upload video game music, film music and other forms not primarily intended for the concert stage

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    6. Jazz, Band, Pop, Rock

      Upload Jazz, Band or Pop/Rock compositions

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    7. Electronic

      Upload music which makes use of electronic resources

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    8. Incomplete Works; Writer's Block and Suggestions

      Works here must be attached using the forum's attachment method. Incomplete works will not be categorized in the network.

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  4. Technological

    1. Finale and Sibelius Help Desk

      Post questions about Finale or Sibelius here

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    2. Software and Hardware

      Discuss notation software, sequencers, wave editors and other software packages, or ask for advice about keyboards, sound modules, General MIDI, sound cards and other music hardware

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    3. Sound Libraries

      Discuss different sound libraries. This is also the place to talk about software samplers, such as EWQL, VSL, GPO, Kontakt and Gigastudio

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