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 Kuttner Quartet Composition Competition



Kuttner String Quartet Competition

All IU composers are invited to submit no more than 2 scores for performance consideration by the Kuttner String Quartet. Works for string quartet of a minimum duration of six minutes are acceptable. Only works written during the student's residency at IU will be considered. A committee of IU composition faculty and string faculty will make the selection. Previous recipients are ineligible. All performance materials must be immediately available.

Deadline: October 1

To be considered, send a PDF score to Professor Dzubay (ddzubay) by noon of the deadline. Finalists will be asked for a set of parts and hard copy of score soon thereafter.


All entries must be emailed to and use the following format for filenames:
Example of an entry filename: Phan_Kuttner_2012.pdf


Current enrollment in an IU JSoM composition program.