Guitar Perspectives Composition Award


The award is a $2,000 commission for a five-minute work that is approachable and idiomatic for guitarists at a tertiary level and engaging for audiences.  The aim is to encourage the composition of new works for nylon string classical guitar by emerging Australian composers. 

Timing of award

Semester 1

Frequency of award


Value (indicative)


Eligible discipline or specialisation

Classical guitar - composition

Eligible year level

Recent graduate or current student

How to apply

Applications are not required. Nominations are made by the Head of discipline in consultation with academic staff. The Dean will approve the recipients.