Liturgy Alive: The University of Notre Dame Liturgical Composition Commission Competition
The University of Notre Dame is pleased to announce Liturgy Alive, a composition competition to foster creative new choral music for the Catholic Mass and Liturgy of the Hours. In an effort to encourage composers to write music for the Church, four choirs that lead music in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart will be awarding prizes for winning sacred choral compositions. In addition, the winning composition will be premiered at the Basilica in the spring. More information and specific rules are below.
Competition Details 2022
Entries will be accepted between 8:00 AM EST on July 1, 2021 and 11:59 PM EST on January 3, 2022. The winner will be announced by February 7, 2022.
The University of Notre Dame Magnificat Choir Composition Commission Competition
1st prize: $2,000
2nd prize: $1,000
The University of Notre Dame Basilica Schola Composition Commission Competition
1st prize: $1,000
Official contest rules and information regarding copyright, performing rights, and recording rights.