Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Call for Scores for solo piano pieces

Seattle Pianist Collective

Call for Scores for solo piano pieces

Submission receipt deadline: April 1, 2008 Results announced April 15, 2008


The Seattle Pianist Collective is accepting submissions for new works for solo piano. Compositions should be between 3 and 9 minutes in duration, and have some correlation to the program’s theme of synesthesia and the interpretation of color in music. Submissions may be in a variety of styles from classical to avant to jazz.


An honorarium of $500 will be divided between winning submissions. Submission deadline is April 1st, 2008. Notification of selection will be given on or before April 15th. Selected compositions will be performed at a June 1st, 2008 concert at the Seattle Art Museum.


The program currently includes works by: Olivier Messiaen, Alexander Scriabin, Duke Ellington, Richard D. James (a.k.a. Aphex Twin) and others.


The Seattle Pianist Collective is: Dawn Clement, Oksana Ezhokina, Julie Ives, Peter Stevens and Kelly Wyse. The Collective is committed to the presentation of engaging and open programs of new and used music for piano. We love you.


Please send submissions to:

The Seattle Pianist Collective
c/o Kelly Wyse
P.O. Box 2175
Vashon Island, WA 98070

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