Call for Scores for Chamber Orchestra

August 29, 2016 in All Opportunities, Composers by mwhiteside

Hear your piece played at a workshop, and receive feedback from the orchestra and conductor. Open to all composers who would be able attend the workshop in London. About half the pieces workshopped will be performed later.

The LCCO is a good amateur orchestra, of single wind and brass, strings, and percussion.

FEBRUARY 11th deadline for receipt of scores – maximum duration 5 minutes

Selection by a panel of LCCO players, if too many are received.

APRIL 1st – workshop performance and discussion of the selected pieces.

EARLY OCTOBER – concert including pieces selected by the orchestra from those work-shopped.

Fee of £35 for taking part.

Full details from the conductor, Alan Taylor – – essential to read these before starting to write.

About the LCCO – we are a unique orchestra, which has the role of playing music by developing composers and giving them feedback. We were heard on BBC Radio 3 as part of Making Music’s Play to the Nation, and the composer of a piece workshopped and recorded by us won the Making Music category in the British Composers Awards in 2008.