Alabama Music Teachers Association
Affiliated with Music Teachers National Association

AMTA Composition Competition

AMTA State Composition Competition

Alabama Music Teachers Association State Composition Competition Eligibility:

Students between the ages of 5 and 26, who live in Alabama, or who study with a teacher who is a member of the Alabama Music Teachers Association, are encouraged to apply.

Composition Competition Categories:

Elementary: Age: 5–10 as of January 1, 2022 Junior: Age: 11–14 as of January 1, 2022 Senior: Age: 15–18 as of January 1, 2022 Young Artist: Age: 19–26 as of January 1, 2022


Competition Rules:


The entry fee is $25 for students of teachers who are AMTA members. Non-members may enter students for an entry fee of $50

Materials must be received by Friday, April 15, and should be sent to the Composition Competition Coordinator:

Dr. Hannah Roberts,

Click this link for a pdf of these guidelines.

2022 AMTA State Composition Application Form