Sunday, January 14, 2007

University of York Spring Festival

Spring Festival 2007 Call for Scores

Workshop with Gemini ensemble, Saturday 5 May

Deadline for scores: 16 March 2007

Each year, as part of the Spring Festival of New Music, the Department of Music runs a competition open to students at UK music departments and conservatoires for pieces to be selected for workshop and performance by an ensemble. This year, the ensemble is Gemini and the workshop and concert will take place on Saturday 5 May.

Pieces are invited for any combination from trio upwards of clarinet/bass clarinet (one player), two violins, viola and cello – but not string quartet. The duration of the pieces should be between 5 and 10 minutes.

Please submit scores with a codename only. An accompanying envelope with the codename should enclose details of the composer (short biography and contact details).

Please submit scores to Dr John Stringer,
Department of Music, University of York, YO10 5DD

Deadline for scores: 16 March 2007

Spring Festival 2007
2 – 5 May

Performers include the Dutch band de ereprijs, vocal trio Juice and chamber ensemble Gemini. Full programme details will be available on the York Concerts website from February: