Young Darien composers sought
The 13th annual Darien Young Composers Concert is accepting submissions from students.
The concert, sponsored by the Music Department of the Darien Public Schools, will take place on Thursday, April 11 at Darien High School and will feature the works of Darien student composers from the elementary, middle and high schools.
All compositions for performance consideration must be recorded on a CD or DVD and submitted along with the application form to one of the music teachers no later than March 8.
Students whose compositions are chosen to be included in the concert performance will be notified by March 18.
The students selected to perform will also have the opportunity to have their compositions reviewed by a professional guest composer, with whom they will meet in a special workshop to discuss the creative process and opportunities.
Guidelines, application forms and other information are available from all music teachers at www.darienps.org/dpsmusic or by calling 203-655-3981, ext: 2250.