For performance during Canada Music Week®  November 17 - 23, 2019
  • Two Pianos – Four Hands: Grades 3 - 4
  • Two Pianos – Four Hands: Grades 6 - 7
  • One Piano – Four Hands: Grades 3 - 4
  • One Piano – Four Hands: Grades 6 - 7

CFMTA/FCAPM invites submissions of new unpublished pieces. The competition is open to any Canadian resident.

Two Piano – Four Hands and One Piano – Four Hands pieces should be suitable for performance by students studying at the specified conservatory grade level. Please specify the grade level with your submission. A Canadian topic or theme is suggested.

The composer’s name should not appear on the score. Please complete the online entry form and upload your score as a PDF file. One submission per composer per category and only one scholarship per composer may be awarded.

The winning compositions will be chosen by a selection committee from across Canada. An honorarium will be awarded to each successful composer. The copyright for the composition will be retained by the composer.

The chosen composition will be published and available to be downloaded for public use, from the CFMTA/FCAPM website until November 30, 2019




  • Online Application
  • Paper Application (Mail in)


Past Winners

  • For past winners - check out our Archive site