Forecast Music 2016 International Call for Scores

August 24, 2016 in All Opportunities, Composers by mwhiteside

PRIZE: The winners of the Forecast Music ( 2016 International Call for Scores will be performed on Forecast Music’s May 2017 North Carolina & Beyond program in Winston-Salem, NC. From 1-3 may be chosen. A travel stipend of $500 will be awarded to the winning composer(s) in order to help them attend the concert.


ELIGIBILITY: Composers of art music from all genres and of any nationality are invited to submit works to Forecast Music’s 2016 International Call for Scores. No preference will be given as to whether or not a work has been previously performed.


INSTRUMENTATION: Solo and small ensemble works using some or all of Forecast Music’s core instrumentation (flute, bassoon, saxophone, percussion, piano, violin, cello, and mezzo soprano) are welcomed. Works may use electronics, and may include one additional instrument not included in the core ensemble. Works with durations of 12 minutes or less are preferable, although longer compositions may be considered.


DEADLINES: All works must be submitted online by December 1, 2016 to be eligible for this year’s call.




  1. Score (PDF) and recording (please include links to recordings, rather than emailed attachments/downloads…these links should not expire prior to 2/1/17). Please make sure to include the following information:


  1. Composer’s biographical information.


  1. Submission fee: Payment can be made securely via Paypal/credit card or via check. Please include a note with your submission telling us your method of payment. The fee is $10 for the first entry, and $5 for each additional entry made payable to Forecast Music. For Paypal payment please click on the icon at



SEND (checks) TO:


Forecast Music

c/o Eric Schwartz- Artistic Director

2360 Queen St.

Winston-Salem, NC 27103



SUBMIT SCORES/RECORDINGS TO: (use this address for e-submission as well as any questions)



Forecast Music Call for Scores