Call for Violin and Electronics

April 17, 2015 in All Opportunities, Composers by newmusicscotland

SAKBÉ, new and contemporary music ensemble based in Madrid, announces its first CALL FOR SCORES for violin and electronics. Selected works will be included in the ensemble’s concerts planned for 2015-17 in France, Germany, Mexico, Portugal and the USA.


– There is NO entry fee.

– Only one score per composer.

– Works already premiered are also welcome.

– Preference will be given to works written after the year 2000.

– Maximum duration of the composition: 15 minutes.

– Instrumentation: violin and electronics.

– Electronics may be fixed or live and can include interactive performance elements.

– Electronic audio may be in mono, stereo or 4 channels (quadraphonic).

– Works incorporating video will be considered and are strongly encouraged.


All materials must be sent by email to:

Deadline: June 15th, 2015

Please make sure to include the following:

1. Score in PDF format.

2. An informational document (PDF or DOC) containing: composer’s name, email address, website (if
available) and biography (400 words or less).

3. Complete details of technical setup/equipment needed.

4. Program notes (400 words or less), including year of composition and premiere (if applicable).

5. If available, recording of the composition in MP3 format.

For more information about SAKBÉ please visit: