How do I submit a composition?
You may submit your composition in the form of a Sibelius file or Finale file by filling out this below form. Choral submissions should be sent in Octavo format (rather than 8 1/2 x 11 or A4).
Please complete the permissions form below for all music and text permissions, written proof of granted permissions and a current biography.
Please note: Compositions will not be reviewed for publication without all of the accompanying documentation.
As of January 1, 2019 Paraclete Press will no longer be accepting hand-written pieces for review. If we receive a hand-written piece it will automatically be disqualified.
As of January 2020 – all review for 2019 has been completed. Any Submissions received will not be reviewed until March 2020 and if accepted will not be due for publication until Summer 2021 at the earliest.
All music is reviewed every 3-6 months.