Sunday, January 14, 2007

Bowling Green New Music & Art Festival

28th Annual New Music & Art Festival International Calls for Works

Call for Works

The MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music at Bowling Green State University’s College of Musical Arts announces a call for works for inclusion on the internationally acclaimed BGSU New Music & Art Festival to be held on October 18-20, 2007. Submitted works will be also be considered for year-round performance by distinguished faculty, guest performers and student ensembles.

Application Procedures

  1. Artists and composers are invited to submit a maximum of two works (maximum length 15 minutes) that integrate audio and visual components in a compelling way. Works involving collaboration between composers and visual artists are especially encouraged. Please submit works on DVD with an aspect ratio of 16:9. NTSC video format is preferred.
  2. Entries must be postmarked by February 3, 2007, for consideration for the 28th Annual New Music & Art Festival. Works received after this deadline may be considered for future festivals.
  3. Please include piece duration, short artist biographies (if applicable) and a program note. Also include a contact name, address, phone number and email with submissions. Entries without return postage or instructions to destroy will be placed in the archives of the MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music. All works in this unique collection are catalogued and circulated. For return of materials, enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope.
  4. For your convenience, a submission form is available in .pdf format.