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ISCM Young Composer Award

call for scores ISCM World New Music Days 2017

 

 

 

 

You are invited to submit scores/project for the International Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM) World New Music Days 2017, taking place in Vancouver, Canada from November 2-8, 2017. In the spirit of the ISCM’s embrace of aesthetic diversity, submissions are encouraged in a wide variety of styles, reflecting the plurality of new music today. Submissions to the Festival fall into two categories: 1.

 

THE 2015 ISCM WORLD MUSIC DAYS - Report by Frank J. Oteri

 

 

 

 

IT’S DIFFICULT TO BE A WORLD SHOWCASE WITH LIMITED RESOURCES: THE 2015 ISCM WORLD MUSIC DAYS
By Frank J. Oteri on October 23, 2015

A view of Ljubljana from one of its highest points, Ljubljana Castle.

Before trekking to Ljubljana, Slovenia for the 2015 World Music Days (WMD), the signature annual music festival of the International Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM), I had attended three previous editions of this one-of-a-kind event. There is no other music festival on the planet that attempts to bring together a selection of recently composed music that has been vetted by new music organizations from countries on six continents.

 

Nuno Costa wins the ISCM Young Composer Award 2015

 

 

 

 

On 2 October 2015, at the final concert on of the ISCM World Music Days in Ljubljana, Slovenia, the winner of the 2015 ISCM Young Composer Award (supported by Music on Main) was announced. It is the aim of the ISCM to promote exposure, research, and performance of contemporary music on an international scale, and to showcase diversity in musical creation, without prejudice to differences in musical expressions, styles, genres or media; nor regarding race, religion or politics.

 

ISCM World Music Days 2015 in Slovenia

 

 

 

 

The next ISCM World Music Days will take place in Slovenia from September 26 to October 2, 2015. All information can be seen on the festival website.

 

2014/10/12 - Stefan Prins wins 2014 ISCM Young Composer Award (Supported by Music on Main)

 

 

 

 

On 12 October 2014, at the final concert on of the ISCM World Music Days in Wrocław, Poland, the winner of the 2014 ISCM Young Composer Award (supported by Music on Main) was announced. It is the aim of the ISCM to promote exposure, research, and performance of contemporary music on an international scale, and to showcase diversity in musical creation, without prejudice to differences in musical expressions, styles, genres or media; nor regarding race, religion or politics. The annual ISCM Young Composers Award (YCA) is an important facet in these ongoing activities.

 

2014/10/12 Local Composers to Serve on Jury of the Young Composer Award

 

 

 

 

The ISCM is pleased to announce that distinguished composers Tomoko Fukui (Japan), Javier Hagen (Switzerland), and Eva Lopszyc (Argentina) have been chosen to serve as the international jury for the 2014 Young Composers Award which is to be held as part of the ISCM World Music Days in Wroclaw, Poland this coming October.

 

Selected works WMD Slovenia 2015

 

 

 

 

List of selected compositions for the World Music Days Slovenia 26.9. – 1.10.2015 is online Read more...

 

Eric Nathan: making it as clear as possible.

 

 

 

 

In NewMusicBox of New Music USA, Frank J. Oteri has published an interview with Eric Nathan. He has won the ISCM-IAMIC Young Composer Award in 2012. Nathan's new work was presented during the ISCM World New Music Days 2013 at the Melos Étos festival in Bratislava.

Click here to view and read the interview.