C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Composers' Competition

13th SUN RIVER PRIZE Students’ New Music Composition Competition Chengdu, P.R. China, 2017





13th SUN RIVER PRIZE Students’ New Music Composition Competition
Chengdu, P.R. China, 2017
◆Sponsored by Sichuan Conservatory of Music
◆Organized by Research Institute of Composition Technique of Sichuan Conservatory of Music
Composition Department of Sichuan Conservatory of Music
◆Chairman of the Organizing Committee
Prof. Lin Ge’er
Composer, President of the Sichuan Conservatory of Music
◆Chairman of the Jury
Dr. Zhou Long
Pulitzer Prize-winning composer


27th International Review of Composers – CALL for Scores





All submissions should employ the following performing forces: 1) String orchestra (4, 4, 3, 3, 1) may including an ensemble 2) Duet – compositions for 2 instruments ad libitum, with or without electronics * 3) Ensemble of 1–9 instruments ad libitum, with or without electronics * * Eligible instruments: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, French horn, trumpet, trombone, guitar, harp, piano, percussion (small), mezzo-soprano, baritone, two violins, violoncello, and double bass.


PEER RABEN MUSIC AWARD at SoundTrack_Cologne 14 • August 23. - 27. 2017





In 2017 SoundTrack_Cologne is again awarding a prize for the best music in a short film - the PEER RABEN MUSIC AWARD. Entry deadline for the competition is 2nd July 2017 Read more...


2nd ACC composition Competition





Asia Culture Center

Contemporary Music and Performing Arts Festival




The 2nd ACC International Composition Competition





Dates of Festival: September 22-24, 2017



The Giga-Hertz Award





The Giga-Hertz Award comprises a total of two special awards for electronic and acousmatic music. Their goal is to initiate and support new projects. Candidates are judged on the basis of a composition not more than five years old and a proposal for a projected work. The focus of the Special Prizes is to honor a work, and not a person. The competition is advertised publicly each year and is open to composers of all ages. Deadline Application deadline: May 26, 2017.


Aarauer International Composition Competition 2017





Within the scope of Mendelssohntage Aarau 2017 jury: Dieter Ammann, Isabel Mundry, Heinz Holliger premiered Sunday, 5 November 2017 | 17:00 clock - Reformed city church Aarau Composition for Romantic symphony orchestra (Mendelssohn's "Reformation Symphony") 2 flutes 2 oboes 2 clarinets 2 bassoons 2 horns 3 trombones 2 trumpets Timpani Strings Mezzosopran or baritone (when the text is set to music) Text specification: An examination of the textual setting is desirable but not mandatory requirement - text as a


Tenth Competition of Electro-acoustic Composition





The Foundation Destellos, call for works for the Tenth Competition of Electro-acoustic Composition, this year with the new category Visual music. This year will be attributed three first prizes of an amount of 600 American dollars each, in the categories: A. Acousmatic music B. Mixed media C. Visual music electro-acoustic Deadline : May 20th. 2017


the “Sounds of Silences” international competition of musical composition for the moving image.





The aim of the competition is to stimulate musical creativity in its interaction with the audiovisual media, particularly for the reinterpretation of historical silent films and the creation of new soundtracks for them, with a special concern for timbre in instrumental, electronic and electroacoustic music of today.


Uncaged::Conlon Robot Keyboard Prize 2017





This year, for the first time, Gaudeamus collaborates with the UnCaged Toy Piano (US) and Conlon Foundation (NL) on a joint call for submissions for the 2017 Robot Keyboard Prize. We are seeking adventurous compositions for Ranjit Bhatnagar's midi-controlled Robot Toy Piano, for which we encourage innovative ways of integrating electronics. The prize for 1st place is a performance at the Gaudeamus Muziekweek in Utrecht and a performance at the UnCaged Toy Piano Festival in New York!







The competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities. 2. More than one score per composer is permitted. 3. It is possible to submit works already performed and/or awarded in other competitions, excluding compositions already published. GENRE 1. Only compositions for chamber ensemble of 3 to 5 instruments (chosen from the list below), without conductor. 2. Instruments: 1 flute, 1 oboe, 1 clarinet, 1 bassoon, 1 french horn, 1 piano, 2 violins, 1 viola, 1 cello. 3.