2nd WASBE Composition Contest

Finalist works now available

The 2nd International WASBE Composition Contest was a great success. Under the leadership of WASBE president Dario Sotelo (President from 2017-2019) we have received many outstanding compositions from around the world. At the WASBE Conference in Buñol, Spain, the WASBE Board of Directors carefully selected the winning pieces:

Category 1 (Grade 2-3):
1st: “The Brave Tin Soldier” by David Postiguillo Moscardó (Spain) | SCORE


2nd: “Sunbeam Dances” by Michael Miller (USA) | published by Murphy Music

3rd: “DNA” by Giuseppe Calvino (Italy) | SCORE


Category 2 (Grade 4-5):
1st: “Lux Futura” by Kevin Houben (Belgium) | SCORE


2nd: “L’Orizzonte degli Eventi” by Girolamo Deraco (Italy) | SCORE


3rd: “Aquila non capit muscas” by Maxime Aulio (France) | published by HaFaBra Music

Category 3 (Orchestral Winds):
1st: “I Long for the Furthest Star” by Fredrik Ekenvi (Sweden) | SCORE


2nd: “Waterplace Park” by Gregory Fritze (USA) | SCORE


3rd: “Lamento d‘introduction et Scène de prière” by Yunosuke Okamura (Japan) | SCORE


Category 4 (Solo & Winds):
1st: “Diversions” (Clarinet) by Robert Spittal (USA) | SCORE


2nd: “Euphonium Concerto” (Euphonium) by Alexandre Carlin (France) | published by Murphy Music

3rd: “Inner Resoution” (Trumpet) by Jason Wyse (USA) | SCORE


The primary goal of the WASBE Composition contest is to promote these winning pieces with performances around the world.
As a WASBE member you have privileged access to a complete set of the winning pieces until September 2020.
Cost of each work (score and parts) is only 30 USD, with 15 USD to composer and 15 USD to WASBE
Please note: you can only choose one piece each time with an order.
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