The submission period is now closed. Winners will be based on the best-selling titles from October 18 - December 1, 2017.

Holiday Arranging Contest

Prize Categories

  • ArrangeMe Song Arrangement, Piano Solo or Duo - $300 Prize

  • ArrangeMe Song Arrangement, Instrumental Solo or Chamber Ensemble - $300 Prize

  • Public Domain Arrangement, Piano Solo or Duo - $300 Prize

  • Public Domain Arrangement, Instrumental Solo or Chamber Ensemble - $300 Prize

How It Works

  • Compose or arrange music in one of the categories above. A list of copyrighted holiday songs in the ArrangeMe program can be found here. A list of some popular public domain titles can be found here. (Under genre, you will find many pieces labeled as Christmas. Please note, this public domain list is not exhaustive.)
  • Upload your title through SMP Press from now until October 10th.
    • Add the phrase "2017 Holiday Contest Entry" to your item description.
    • Titles uploaded prior to the contest submission period are not eligible.
  • Sell as much as possible from October 18th - December 1st, 2017. Winners will be the top-selling arrangement in each category based on total sales revenue.


*For full terms and conditions click here.




Congratulations to Shelton Ridge Love, William Brent Sawyer and Simon Walters, winners of the 2017 Choral Composition and Arranging Contest.


*All entries must be titles uploaded for the first time. Contest entries must be purchased from a party other than the entrant or entrant's immediate family to count towards total sales revenue. Sheet Music Plus reserves the right to disqualify a title due to copyright concerns, violation of contest terms, content deemed inappropriate, or any other reason. All titles associated with this contest are subject to our SMP Press Terms and Conditions.