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Applications are now open for Symphony Nova Scotia's $10,000 award for Canadian women composers

The Maria Anna Mozart Award has been celebrating symphonic works by Canadian women since 2016.

By Morgan Mullin

Symphony Nova Scotia announced today that applications are now open for its Maria Anna Mozart Award, an annual $10,000 prize that sees the symphony commissioning and performing a new piece of music penned by a Canadian woman. The first award of its kind in the country, it's been celebrating the work—and raising the profile—of women composers since 2016...

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