CAPMT Contemporary Competition


The CAPMT Contemporary Competition is for highly motivated students and highlights the contemporary repertoire. It is open to piano, strings, winds, brass and voice from age 9 and under to age 26. The Contemporary Competition offers opportunity to compete repertoire written by a composer with a death date on or after January 1, 1945. Online applications will be open December 1, 2022 to December 22, 2022. Winners from each District will compete in the State Finals in Orange County, CA, March 2023 with date and venue TBD.

CAPMT Contemporary Competition.pdf

Time Limits and Categories

Online Registration: December 1 - December 22, 2022

Click on the corresponding Region below to register.

IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you have registered for the CORRECT District.

 There are NO REFUNDS for any registration errors.  Check with your teacher if you are uncertain.

Please contact your District Chair with any questions.

Accompanists are not provided.

CAPMT Liability Waiver.pdf

District 1: San Diego & Imperial Counties

Chairs: James Gary and Rowena Asuncion


District 2: San Francisco Bay Area

Chair: Tingyuan Luo

District Fee: $25


District 3: Los Angeles County - Southern


Chair: Victoria Roizen


District Fee: $25


District 4: Riverside & San Bernardino Counties

Chair: Caitlin Olivarria


District 5: Sacramento & San Joaquin Counties

Chair: Brandon Bascom


District 6: Central Coast

Chairs: Mary Stornetta


District 7: Redwood Empire

Chairs: Sally Wei


District 8: Orange County

Chairs: Judy Huang


District 9: Los Angeles County - Northern

Chairs: Melody Kuo