Call For Scores 2014 – 2015 Concert Season

September 1, 2014 in All Opportunities, Composers by mwhiteside

Call For Scores 2014 – 2015 Concert Season

Versipel New Music, a presenting organization for cutting-edge contemporary music concerts in the New Orleans area, announces a call for scores for solo/chamber works to be included in the upcoming concert season. Pieces selected for performance will be programmed on one of three different concerts that are part of Versipel New Music’s 2014 – 2015 concert season. Composers may submit one piece of any length and any aesthetic direction, for any combination of 1 – 6 performers with or without electronics (live electronics or fixed media) (see below for details regarding specific instrumentation). Scores using graphic notation, improvisation, and/or open instrumentation are welcome. Scores by Louisiana-based composers will be given special consideration for our December concert featuring works by Louisiana composers. Guidelines:

  • Works must be solo or chamber music compositions (1 – 6 performers). Any combination of the following (one player per instrument):
    • Flute (+ Piccolo, Alto Flute)
    • Clarinet (+ Bass Clarinet)
    • Violin
    • Viola
    • Cello
    • Piano
    • Trumpet
    • Trombone
    • Guitar (Classical or Electric)
    • Percussion
    • Up to two additional instruments (not listed above) may be included with this group
  • Works using live or fixed-media electronics are welcome
  • Works for two-channel fixed media digital audio are also welcome
  • All application materials must be received by September 5th, 2014.
  • There is no fee to submit, however there is a suggested donation of ten dollars ($10) per submission payable online (see below for details)
  • There is no age limit
  • Anonymous scores and recordings only
  • Limit one entry per composer
  • Incomplete entries will not be considered