On September 1, 2017 a new composer competition was once again commenced for the third time with the,support of Musicalion.com. This time it evolves around the the theme of ''Orpheus and Eurydice''.
The entry deadline is on February 28, 2018. Ten works will be nominated to be performed in a final round on August 10, 2018 within the setting of the Carl Orff Festival located in Andechs (near Munich), Germany. All nominated composers are provided travel expenses (irrespective where they come from), as well as two overnight stays in company with one individual at the ''Fleming-Hotel'' in Munich. Additionally, the three best performances at the final concert will be awarded 5,000.00, 3,000.00 and 2,000.00 Euros respectively.