Saturday, November 18, 2017

2nd Annual Call for Scores / New Mexico Contemporary Ensemble

The New Mexico Contemporary Ensemble announces the second edition of its call for scores for composers of contemporary chamber music. Submissions are restricted to composers who originate from North, Central, and South America or reside in one of these regions. Chosen selections will be performed by the New Mexico Contemporary Ensemble during the summer of 2018. For more information about NMCE, please visit
Composers must submit:
- CV (PDF preferred)
A work of chamber music written 2015 or later for an ensemble of three players or more. Compositions may include electronics. Inclusion of a score (PDF only) is required. Recordings are requested, but not required.
Rules and Regulations:
- Eligible composers include any citizen originating from or residing in North, Central or South America.
There is no age limit.
There is a $10 submission fee for participating in this competition. Fees will be used to cover administrative costs related to processing the materials.
The deadline for this submission is December 1st, 2017.
- Final selections will be made by the ensemble and its group of advisors.
- Applicants
will be notified via e-mail of the results by February 1st, 2018.
A $400 commission will be awarded to the selected composer. The commissioned work will be performed during the 2018 season of the New Mexico Contemporary Ensemble.
Questions, correspondence and submissions should be made electronically to: