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Competitions

Posted: May 9, 2018

TXISTU COMPOSITION CONTEST 2018

Tags: Composers' Competition
Submitter: Musikagileak

Euskal Herriko Txistulari Elkartea calls for the Txistu Composition Contest 2018.

The objective of the contest is to promote the creation of pieces for txistu or its instrumental family.

The works must be composed for a maximun of six musicians. At least one of those, must use  a txistu or one of its instrumental family.



Due date: Saturday, September 1, 2018
Posted: May 3, 2018

XI INTERNATIONAL ACCORDION COMPOSITION COMPETITION FRANCISCO ESCUDERO

Tags: Composers' Competition
Submitter: Musikagileak

HAUSPOZ Euskal Herriko Akordoei Elkartea, calls for the XI International Accordion Composition Competition "Francisco Escudero" whose prize ceremony will be held on 15 of September 2018.

 

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



Due date: Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Posted: April 12, 2018

14th SUN RIVER PRIZE Students’ New Music Composition Competition Chengdu, P.R. China, 2018

Tags: Composers' Competition
Submitter: ISCM - CHENGDU SECTION

http://www.sccm.cn/sunriver/index.html
◆Sponsored by Sichuan Conservatory of Music
◆Organized by Composition Department of Sichuan Conservatory of Music
ISCM-Chengdu section
Research Institute of Composition Technique of Sichuan Conservatory of Music

◆Chairman of the Organizing Committee
Prof. Lin Ge’er
Composer, President of the Sichuan Conservatory of Music



Due date: Monday, October 8, 2018
Posted: March 26, 2018

Orchestral Composition Competition Based on "March for Our Beloved"

Tags: Composers' Competition
Submitter: ISCM - SOUTH KOREAN SECTION

Orchestral Composition Competition Based on the Song "March for Our Beloved"

<Area of Competition>
- Orchestral Music (Western Music style) composed for two wind instruments
※ Submission work be one person one work

<Required Qualification>
- New and experienced composer from domestic and foreign countries
※ No restrictions on age, academic background or nationality



Due date: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Posted: March 24, 2018

Bartók World Competition, Budapest – Composition 2018

Tags: Composers' Competition
Submitter: ISCM - HUNGARIAN SECTION

The Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music Budapest as the founder of the Bartók World Competition announces the Competition for composers to create piano solo pieces according the following guidelines:
Δ The works should give pianists the opportunity to show both their musical and technical abilities.
Δ Length of composition: 5-6 mins.
Δ The composition cannot include use of fixed audio media. Δ The composition cannot include extended techniques.



Due date: Friday, August 31, 2018
Posted: January 8, 2018

USA International Harp Composition Contest

Tags: Composers' Competition

As part of its mission to promote harp and harp music, the USA International Harp Competition sponsors a Composition Contest that occurs every three years, prior to the performance Competition. Composers are invited to submit new works for solo harp. A distinguished panel of harpists plus one composer select the winning composition.



Due date: Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Posted: January 3, 2018

Mauricio Kagel Composition Competition

Tags: Composers' Competition

• The composition should be written for one piano (solo or for more than one pianist), and can include all facets of the instrument. • It is of great importance that the pieces be appropriate in their level of difficulty for children / young adults and be suitable for pedagogical use. Therefore the pianistic difficulties and musical challenges should be conceived with children / young adults in mind. • The score is expected to be comprehensible and clear.



Due date: Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Posted: December 1, 2017

The nominations for the Gaudeamus Award 2018

Tags: Competitions' Result

Over 336 scores from 43 different countries have been thoroughly studied by an international jury. This year, six young music pioneers are selected for the prestigious composition award: William Kuo (1990, CAN), Sebastian Hilli (1990, FIN), Lawrence Dunn (1991, GBR), Raphaël Languillat (1989, FRA), Matthias Krüger (1987, DEU) and William Dougherty (1988, USA).

Posted: September 11, 2017

AART STROOTMAN WINS GAUDEAMUS AWARD 2017

Tags: Competitions' Result

"Aart Strootman is completely original, he makes inventions in the field of sound that are particularly inspiring. He approaches composition with exceptional freshness and re-discover the sound of each instrument in an ensemble to the finest detail. A performer, an improviser, an inventor, a unique composer."

Posted: March 14, 2017

Falco Pols wins bonn hoeren - sonotopia 2017 Prize

Tags: Competitions' Result

The Beethovenstiftung für Kunst und Kultur der Bundesstadt Bonn (Beethoven Foundation for Art and Culture of the Federal City of Bonn) awarded the bonn hoeren – sonotopia Prize for Installation-based Sound Art on March 8th 2017 for the third time at the Kunstmuseum in Bonn.

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