Monday, May 18, 2009

Daegu Contemporary Music Orchestra 2009 International Calling For Contemporary Music Score

  1. The purpose of the competition is to encourage Calling For Contemporary Music Score to the growth and excellence of contemporary music.
  2. Competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities.
  3. The required composition is a work for the whole ensemble as follows : 1 flute / 1 oboe / 1 clarinet in Bb / 1 basson / 2 horn / 1 trumpet in Bb 1 trombone / 2 Timpani and strings (8 - 6 -6 - 4 - 2)

    The following instruments can be used in addition : 1 piano, and/or 1 voice.

  4. the duration of the work must be stated on the score and be from 10 to 15 minutes.
  5. there is no entry fee.

    send 6 copies (will not be returned) Only one entry per person will be accepted.

  6. The composition must be unpublished, never have been performed or broadcast in public nor have been awarded a prize under its present or other title.
  7. Deadline : score must be received by 20,August,2009. ( we can not accept at the post-mark 20,August,2009.) -We accept by e-mail also
  8. the works will be selected for a performance in the Autumn 2009 winners concert at Daegu. winners receive CD recordings of the concert The selected works will not be paid : as award or money.
  9. Results will be announced by 31th. August, 2009
  10. The judges reserve the right not to select and perform a work if no composition is deemed selection - and performance - worthy.
  11. The material for the performance of the selected composition must be sent to the Daegu contemporary music orchestra(DCMO) by 20,August,2009 and must be available for the ensemble free of charge.
  12. The judges will screen the submitted scores and select up to six works to be performed at the final concert given by the DCMO.
  13. The jury will especially take into consideration the artistic qualities of the composition and will not consider the pieces that require enormous technical skills.
  14. Any material from the selected compositions (score, parts and copies) remain property of DCMO and will not be returned.

Daegu Contemporary Music Orchestra
since 1996/
International Calling For Contemporary Music Score
since 2003