1. Open for all Indonesian citizens, with maximum age of 35 years old.
  2. Piece written for Piano Trio (Piano, Violin, Cello).
  3. Piece submitted must be an original composition with theme: Isolation.
  4. Standard Western notation writing system is required.
  5. The length of the piece is between 3 to 5 minutes.
  6. The deadline for submission is August 17, 2020.
  7. Registration fee is Rp50.000,00.
  8. Prize
    • - Cash prize of Rp2.000.000,00 (Premiere for the piece by Bandung Philharmonic on concert in season 6)
  9. The panel of judges for the competition are
    • 1. Robert Nordling, Artistic Directors of Bandung Philharmonic
    • 2. Michael Hall, Artistic Directors of Bandung Philharmonic
    • 3. Marisa Sharon Hartanto, Composer in Residence of Bandung Philharmonic
  10. To increase objectivity, assessment will be done blindly (the work read by the jury is anonymous). The judges' decision is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into by the judges in relation to that decision.


  1. Send the piece along with the payment receipt and a picture of your ID card/ Passport/ Birth certificate, at the latest, by August 17, 2020 to in the form of PDF documents without Composer’s ID.
  2. Send the registration payment to Yayasan Bandung Philharmonic’s account, BCA 0085777730, Asia Afrika branch.
  3. The subject of the e-mail is “Indonesian Young Composers Competition 2020”. Please include your Name, Address, E-mail, Phone Number, and the Title of the Piece in the e-mail body.
  4. Upon receiving the piece, registration payment receipt, and ID picture, we will send a random participant code to the participants, e.g. ZXC789.
  5. The committee will send the piece with the random participant code to the panel of judges.
  6. Announcement will be made through Bandung Philharmonic’s website, social media, and e-mail on September 5, 2020.
  7. Winner from previous year competitions or Composer whose work has been played by Bandung Philharmonic are NOT ALLOWED to enter this competition.
  8. Should there be any enquiries, please contact:
Good Luck!