Ile de créations 2020

Composition competition - 8th edition (€3500 - performed - broadcasted - recorded - edited)


Submission period

Mon May 20 at 11 AM UTC

End of submission period

Tue Oct 22 at 9:51 AM UTC

Results date

Mon Nov 4 at 0 PM UTC

Ile de créations 2020

Open to composers of any nationality who will be under 33 years old on 1st January 2020 and who are enrolled or have been enrolled in composition and/or orchestration courses between 2015 and 2020 in an organization (conservatory, foundation, academy, etc.) in the European Union.

Entrants shall compose 10 minutes (5 movements - each two minutes long) for cello solo and orchestra (


May 20th 2019 : Opening applications
October 20th 2019 : Closing applications
November 4th 2019: First round results
November 12th-30th 2019: Guillaume Connesson master-class and Victor Julien-Laferrière work session
December 16th 2019 : Supply full score
April 30rd 2020 : Public final round at Centre des Bords de Marne, Le Perreux-sur-Marne.

Winner Prizes

€2500 from Musique Nouvelle en Liberté
€1000 from Radio France
Edited by Editions Durand-Salabert-Eschig / UMPC
Recorded in the Studio by Orchestre national d'Île-de-France
Brodcasted on France Musique
Performed during a series of concerts before 2022.


Guillaume Connesson, composer and patron
Matteo Franceschini, composer
Hèctor Parra, composer

Léo Warynski, conductor
Victor Julien-Laferrière, cello solo
Musicians of Orchestre national d'Île-de-France

Anne Montaron, France Musique
Musique Nouvelle en Liberté
Éditions Durand-Salabert-Eschig

Case Scaglione, musical director

More informations and competition rules on Orchestra website