Composition Contest

WASBE wants to thank all composers who have submitted their music for the composition contest. The finalists were:

in the category COMMUNITY:
PERSHING (Gregory Fritze/USA)
MULAN FANTASIE (Hung Ping Chang/Taiwan)
AFRICAN HARMONY (Johan de Meij/The Netherlands)

In the category EDUCATIONAL:
FOLKSONG OF MIDU (Ling Chang/China)
WOLF TEARS (Nelson Jesus/Portugal)
SUITE DE VALE (Renato Foulart/Brazil)

The final pieces have been performed on Wednesday, July 19 2017 during the WASBE Conference in Utrecht (The Netherlands). Thank you to the Orchestra of the Dutch Customs with their conductor Björn Bus.

The WINNERS are:

PERSHING (Gregory Fritze/USA)


WOLF TEARS (Nelson Jesus/Portugal)

The music is available for purchase by members here.

Thanks again for all applications and I strongly hope that we will have worldwide performances of this music soon.

Kind regards,

Markus Mauderer
WASBE Executive Director

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