The Teosto Prize is one of the biggest art prizes in the Nordic countries. The prize was established by the Finnish Composers' Copyright Society Teosto in 2003 to highlight fresh, original and innovative works.
The Teosto Prize is one of the biggest music prizes in Finland and each year, the it will be awarded to 1-4 works in any genre. The prize is not bound to any musical genre or style.
The maximum prize sum is EUR 40,000. If the prize is awarded for a sole musical work or piece, the sum is EUR 25,000. The works can represent any genre, but they must be produced after the previous award season.
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