ISU Carillon Composition Competition 2015

March 15, 2015 in All Opportunities, Composers by newmusicscotland

Iowa State University Department of Music is proud to announce the Carillon Composition Competition 2015. The Competition is a part of the Carillon Festival & Midwest Regional Carillon Conference to be held September 18-19, 2015.

The purpose of the competition is to encourage the writing of original carillon compositions by young composers under age 35. Prize includes one cash award of $500.

The submitted work shall be an original composition for four-octave carillon (tenor C to C4), with two-octave pedal board (C-C2). The composition may be a solo, a duet for one carillon or a work for carillon with one or more other instrument or chorus. Submitted composition must be postmarked no later than July 31, 2015.

For more information, visit the web: http:// www.music.iastate.edu/carillon OR contact the University Carillonneur at Iowa State University, Music Department, 149 Music Hall, Ames, IA 50011; Phone: (515) 294-2911; E-mail: tstam@iastate.edu