Chimera New Music Collective Call for Submissions [Wind Quintet or subset]

March 9, 2016 in All Opportunities, Composers by mwhiteside

The Chimera New Music Collective is pleased to announce its first ever call for scores. We are a new Boston-based collective of musicians and composers with a passion for contemporary music by living composers. We aim to create concerts that bring together a wide range of stylistic elements for truly unique concert experiences. There are no age or citizenship restrictions and there is no entry fee. The first call for scores is for a concert that will take place on May 15, 2016 in Boston, MA.

The pieces may consist of any possible subset of the given instrumentation (1-5 players)

-Flute (d. picc)
-Clarinet (d. bass cl.)
-Oboe (d. eng. horn)
-Horn in F
-Bassoon (d. contra)

Works with electronics will also be considered!


Please submit the following for your application
● pdf of score(s) {multiple submissions will be accepted}
● recording (if desired)
● CV or Resume or Bio
● Link to website or online portfolio (such as soundcloud etc.) (if desired)

Applications will be due on April 1st 2016
There will be no entry fee
There are no restrictions regarding age, nationality, etc.

Applications should be sent to:

Winning composers will be notified by April 15th, 2016 and will have 1 week to provide parts.
Winning composers will be encouraged to attend the concert, although at this time there is not a budget for travel stipends.

We look forward to hearing your music!