Student Music Mediation Competition

You are a student (college and university level) or a postdoctoral fellow?
You are passionate about new music and share your enthusiasm on social media?
You like recording and editing videos?

We invite you to submit a 3 to 5 minutes video clip (in French or English) on a musical work which will be presented at the 11th Edition (2023) of the Montreal/New Musics Festival (MNM). Your video must be made for YouTube with your favorite editing application.
*Apply before February 17, 2023*

1000$ in prizes
Sets of tickets to SMCQ concerts
Online publishing of selected clips
"People's Choice" Award
And much more!


What is it?

The Société de musique contemporaine du Québec, the Canada Research Chair in Opera Creation and the SQRM invite students (college and university level) and postdoctoral fellows to submit, in French or English, a video clip of three (3) to five (5) minutes maximum on a work in the MNM 2023 festival program. Clip must respect the YouTube encoding parameters (16:9 - 1080p: 1920 x 1080).

Concerts selected for the competition are the following:

For more information on the concerts, consult the following link:

For more information about the eligibility criteria, the application form, the prizes awarded and the evaluation criteria, please click on the following link: You can also consult the PDF version in French or in English.