EIGHT BRIDGES Composition Competition 2016
Deadline: 30th of November 2015
International LANXESS Competition for Young Composers In the framework of the festival ACHT BRÜCKEN | Musik für Köln (EIGHT BRIDGES | Music for Cologne) a composition competition will take place for the sixth time in 2016. Composers up to 30 years are invited to present a new work for vocal sextet. Basic data of the competition: The jury will select three compositions for completion within ACHT BRÜCKEN | Musik für Köln (30th of April - 10 th of May 2016).
2nd Karol Szymanowski International Composers Competition
Deadline: 30th November 2015
2nd Karol Szymanowski International Composers Competition Katowice 2015.
Competition is organized by the Karol Szymanowski Music Society in collaboration with the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice.
The subject of the competition is a piece for great symphony orchestra. Required duration of the composition was 10 - 20 min.
The members of jury are all members of the Karol Szymanowski Music Society: Eugeniusz Knapik - chairman, Krzysztof Meyer, Rafał Augustyn, Sławomir Czarnecki.
Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition
Deadline: 11 December 2015
The Cork International Choral Festival is now accepting applications for the 2016 Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition. In 2016, to celebrate the centenary of the Easter Rising, the Cork International Choral Festival will debut a new composition by the winner of the 2016 Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition, with the Rising as its central theme. Composers born, or resident, in Ireland are eligible to apply. Applications are welcomed from both established and emerging composers. Composers please note the updated parameters for the 2016 Competition at the link below.
THE NOUVELLE GENERATION CHAMBER ORCHESTRA MONTREAL
Deadline: 21 December 2015
The Nouvelle Generation Chamber Orchestra is pleased to invite young and emerging composers of any nationality, under the age of 35, to submit a new composition on one of two themes: "Carnaval" or "Animal(s)."
The winning composition will be performed at the Orchestra's "Piazzolla Seasons and Dances of the World" concert, which will take place on January 24, 2015 at Salle Claude-Champagne in Montreal, Canada. The winning composer will receive a professional recording of their work in the weeks following the concert.
The winning composition will be performed at the Orchestra's "CARNIVAL DES ANIMAUX," (The Carnival of the Animals) concert, which will take place on January 30, 2016 at Salle Claude-Champagne in Montreal, Canada. The winning composer will receive a professional recording of their work in the weeks following the concert.