Composition Department

Student Activity

Kuttner Quartet Composition 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:  Oct. 1, noon

If you are interested in being considered for this project, please upload your submission in PDF format to the Submissions Folder at:

Use this format for filenames:  Kuttner_<lastname>_<duration>.pdf 

Example of an entry filename: Kuttner_Phan_7.pdf

Finalists will be asked for a set of parts and hard copy of score soon thereafter.


Current enrollment in an IU JSoM composition program.