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

5-Minute Piano Concerto Competition





Music Biennale Zagreb – Croatian Composers’ Society, Berislavićeva 9, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia (Hereinafter: HDS – MBZ) calls for applicants to submit their works for the “5-Minute Piano Concerto” Competition: The competition has set the objective to select ten (10) 5-minute piano concertos which will be premiered at 29th Music Biennale Zagreb, in April 2017, in the Competition finals.



Ricordi Lab : Composition Competition





ricordi berlin has announced a brand new programme, ricordilab, that will provide the opportunity for up to five emerging composers to participate in a three-year collaboration with its publishing house. ricordi berlin will publish selected works and provide international promotion for successful applicants and will also support the laureates with expertise in the music industry. Deadline: 31 May.



international Italy Percussion Competition! 13th - 18th September 2016





The 14th edition of the international Italy Percussion Competition! 13th - 18th September 2016. Six categories from Marimba to Vibraphone, Timpani, Snare Drum, Drum Set to Composition. There will be one week full of music. Six juries of international percussion masters from all over the world. Percussion-culture at its best! - framed by the Days of Percussion Italy - in Montesilvano - Pescara. Link to the Days of Percussion Italy Deadline... 31st of May 2016.



The BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award





The BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Contemporary Music distinguishes composers, conductors and performers who have demonstrated exceptional attainments in the classical music of the 20th and 21st centuries. The Contemporary Music award will consist of € 400.000, a diploma and a commemorative artwork. The closing date for submissions is June 30, 2016, at 23.00h GMT.



Livorno Music Festival





From the 22th of August to the 7th of September 2016, 11 Master Classes will be held by internationally renowned performers and professors from the most prestigious Music Institutions, such as the Royal Academy of Music, London; the Conservatoire National Supérieur of Paris; the Hochschule für Musik in Basel, in Cologne, in Freibourg and Berne. Thanks to the Festivals, some students from previous years are now studying in these eminent institutions.



the Ninth Competition of Electro-acoustic Composition





The Foundation Destellos, call for works for the Ninth Competition of Electro-acoustic Composition, open to composers of any nationality, age and gender. The objectives of this competition are the promotion and development of the artistic creation in relation with new technologies. Likewise, it is an intention of the Foundation Destellos to stimulate the creativity of the young generations of artists and to provide them new routes of diffusion of their works.



IX. International Accordion Composition Competition "Francisco Escudero"





Hauspoz Euskal Herriko Akordoei Elkartea calls for the IX. International Composition Competition “Francisco Escudero”.

     - The objective of the contest is to promote the creation of pieces for solo accordion and for accordion in chamber music.

     - A unique category with works composed for solo accordion and for chamber music with accordion which length does not exceed 10 minutes. The works of chamber music must be composed for a maximum of four players in which there is at least one accordion.



International Festival of Electroacoustic Music





Composers, regardless their age and nationality are invited to submit their works of electro-acoustic music, electroacoustic music and video, Video Mapping. Guidelines for submission of works: Deadline for receipt of entries will Date: July 1 2016 They will participate works composed after January 2008 The duration of the work will be between 5 and 15 minutes Read more...



Composition competition organised by Orchestre national d’Île-de-France





Theme : to compose “The Migrant’s Tale” for orchestra This 5th competition is opened to composers under 33 years old on January 1st 2017, from any country and enrolled in composition and/or orchestration training program in the European Union within the five last years. Applicants must write two movements, two minutes each, of a five movements The Migrant’s Tale for orchestra before August 22nd 2016. The selected candidates will compose the three others movements.



12th SUN RIVER PRIZE Students’ New Music Composition Competition Chengdu, P.R. China, 2016





The competition of this year is chamber music, and the establishment of music instruments to be selected of 1-9 instrumentalists combined willingly and the same instrument is not more than 4. (Without any electronic instrument, equipment and computer) The composition should be under 12 minutes. Qualifications 1. All students (without any restrictions on nationalities, regions and ages). 2. The composition should be written any style and in last three years. 3.