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Competitions

Posted: January 8, 2018

call for applications composition academy Musica 2018

Tags: Festival, Composers' Competition, Workshop

The artistic committee will assign 10 composers born after January 1st, 1983 with works written for:
1. vocal sextet: coloratura soprano, lyric soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, basssolo instrument and live electronics



Due date: Wednesday, February 28, 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

International composition competition "Città di Udine"

Tags: Composers' Competition

The competition will accept compositions by musicians of any nationality and of any age. Previously performed compositions will be accepted. Compositions must be sent anonymously as explained below.



Due date: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Posted: December 1, 2017

2nd International Composition Competition "Appassionato Ensemble" 2018

Tags: Composers' Competition

The competition is open to composers of any nationality with no restriction on age. The scores must be composed for the following organic (whole organic or any combination from 1 to 5 performers): -Flute (Flute, Alto G Flute, Bass Flute, Piccolo) -Clarinet (Bb Clarinet, A Clarinet, Eb Clarinet, Bb Bass Clarinet) -Violin -Cello -Piano The composition must have a minimum duration of 7’ and max 15’.



Due date: Wednesday, March 21, 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: December 1, 2017

Seventh International Competition for Composition for string quartet.

Tags: Composers' Competition

The Molinari Quartet is pleased to announce its Seventh International Competition for Composition for string quartet. The winning compositions will be performed by the Molinari Quartet during a special concert during the 2018-2019 season. The due date for registration and receiving scores: April 1st, 2018. Read more..



Due date: Sunday, April 1, 2018
Posted: December 1, 2017

The 2018 Salvatore Martirano Memorial Composition Award

Tags: Composers' Competition

Eligibility: Any composer, regardless of age or nationality is eligible. Previous winners, faculty, and currently-enrolled students at the University of Illinois are ineligible for the competition. Medium: Full scores of any style or aesthetic direction for 1-15 performers (including vocalists) may be submitted.



Due date: Monday, April 16, 2018
Posted: October 7, 2017

composition competition Torre della Quarda

Tags: Composers' Competition

The composition competition “Torre della Quarda” is an international event; it will be a key element of Festival Internazionale di Musica di Savona and it will contribute to enrich an artistic proposal which has reached in 2018 its sixth edition. The principal objective of the competition is to give support to the composition of new musical pieces and to promote the creativity in the musical field.



Due date: Sunday, April 15, 2018
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."

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