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The organ composition competition is organised by Musiikkitalo’s Let’s Make the Organ Play association (Urut soimaan ry) together with the Helsinki Music Centre Foundation. The Alfred Kordelin Foundation funds the competition. The competition prizes are funded by Jenny and Antti Wihuri’s Fund and by the Finnish Composers Association.


The competition opens on 27 March 2020.

The deadline for submitting compositions is 29 October 2022.

By 1 May 2023, the jury will choose 2 concertos for organ and symphony orchestra, 2–4 works for chamber orchestra and organ and 2–6 solo organ works that will be given their first public performances in 2024.