Login

Enter your username and password

Forgotten your username or password?

Your Shopping Cart

There are no items in your shopping cart.

Composition Opportunity

ORIENT / OCCIDENT | Music Composers’ Competition 2020 – 7th Edition

  • Deadline date: 10 Jun 2020 [Delivery Deadline]
  • Date held: 15 - 18 July 2020
  • Location: Lviv, Ukraine
  • Total prizes: EUR 1,300, score editing and publishing
  • Entry fee: Tuition Fees: EUR 1,100
  • Work duration: The work must not exceed 10 minutes

 

Further Details

NOTICE (March 11, 2020): Prospective applicants for overseas opportunities should refer to the Australian government's Smart Traveller website for information on travel restrictions due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Furthermore, prospective applicants are advised to refer to the opportunity websites for information about cancellations, or rescheduling, of opportunities.

The project "ORIENT/OCCIDENT" was born with the idea of meeting and sharing among composers of various nationalities and age, on the common theme of meeting between the world of the Eastern contemporary music and the Western culture. The Competition will be made possible through one of the most renowned orchestras in Eastern Europe. The high level technique and interpretative of the KLK Symphony Orchestra, will be honored by the finalists of this international event.

The project is open to all composers of any age and nationality, who want to share their musical and personal journey on the art of our time, on the contemporary music and on the figure of the Composer in this Third Millennium. The organization will select composers who will have the opportunity to participate in the "ORIENT/OCCIDENT COMPOSERS' MUSIC COMPETITION 2020" from 15 to 18 July 2020 in the city of Lviv, inside the music center of Lviv Philharmonic Society.

PARTICIPANT INFO:

Each composer must submit – deadline: 10 June 2020 – a score with organic selected in the following list :

  1. a) Symphonic orchestra;
  2. b) Soprano or mezzosoprano, and symphonic orchestra.

The number of the orchestra's instruments can be up to the following list, max 50 players: 1 ottavino, 2 flutes, 2 oboe ( english horn), 2 clarinets (bass clarinet) 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombone, 1 tuba, 2 percussionists, 10 violins I, 8 violins II, 6 violas, 4 cellos, 3 contrabass. All score will be sent by email (only one work for composer), in PDF format, at klknewmusic@gmail.com. The selected works will be played on 18 July by KLK Symphony Orchestra. The concert will be recorded by a sound engineer in audio / video professional recording.

Deadline: 10 June 2020.
The work must not exceed 10 minutes.

Each email sent to submit a score shall include:
– The score and orchestral parts must be in A4 format, (please indicate minutes of the score) as PDF file (Sibelius or Finale program);
– A second PDF-file containing the identity of the composer (name and address, nationality, telephone number, email, website, short CV) and a statement by the composer stating that the submitted work has never before been published, performed in public and/or broadcast before, nor prized in any composer's competition. Other file format than PDF are not acceptable and will result in the submission being rejected!

There is no registration form.

The Composition Staff will select 12 scores, from all the applications submitted, no later than 12 June 2020. The physical presence of the composer in Lviv is not obligatory.

ENTRY FEE:

The tuition fee for all participants selected is EUR 1,100:

EUR 400 + 5% tax to be paid no later than 15 June 2020 by Paypal on email klknewmusic@gmail.com;

EUR 700 payable on 15 July upon arrival at Lviv, or by Paypal for composers who will not be in Lviv.

The tuition fee includes:

  • participation at rehearsals and check sound ofthe selected composers during the period 15 - 18 July 2020;
  • Final concerts in Philharmonia with the works selected and performed by KLK Symphony Orchestra ;
  • professional audio/video recording of the final concerts;
  • certificate of participation.

The tuition fee does not include:
-Food;
-Accommodation;
-Flight.

Administrative secretary for the International Music Composers' Competition ORIENT/OCCIDENT 2020 is Ms. Anastasiya Kodola.

For any question about the tuition fee and payment method write to anastasiakodola@mail.ru.
Please send a PDF file with your payment check to klknewmusic@gmail.com.

COMPOSITION STAFF:

Paolo Ugoletti (ITA) - President;
Bohdana Frolyak (UKR) - Composer;
Domenico Clapasson (ITA) - Composer;
Yuri Laniuk (UKR) - Composer;
Ferdinando Nazzaro (ITA)
- Composer, Conductor, Artistic Director KLKnewmusic.

Three prizes will be awarded:

1 Prize - USD 1,300, and the score published by Aldebaran Editions;
2 Prize - score edited by Aldebaran Editions;
3 Prize - score edited by Aldebaran Editions.

The Composition Staff reserves the right not to award the prize and to award Special Mentions of merit.

Website: http://klknewmusic.com/orient-occident-music-composers-competition-2020-7th-edition/

Email:

Contact: KLK New Music

Opportunities Listing Home