LCO Soloists: Call for Scores 2015

February 11, 2015 in All Opportunities, Composers by newmusicscotland

THE HUB SESSIONS @ ROUNDHOUSE

London Contemporary Orchestra, in partnership with the Roundhouse, is pleased to announce its Call for Scores initiative as part of The Hub Sessions. Composers of any age and nationality are invited to submit previously unperformed works scored for the forces listed below.

Three pieces in total (one per date, with the third and final date to be announced) will be selected for public workshops at the Roundhouse, with the LCO’s principal players, led by Composer-in-Association Edmund Finnis.

All works will be professionally recorded, and these recordings will be made available to the composers shortly after the workshops. One of the three selected composers will receive a £1,000 commission from LCO Soloists for 2015/16.

SUNDAY 15 MARCH 2015, 6-7pm
Closing date for submissions: Friday 27 February

Solo or any combination of:

Violin; Viola; Cello

SUNDAY 12 APRIL 2015, 6-7pm
Closing date for submissions: Friday 27 March

Viola da gamba and/or Percussion*

*please contact info@lcorchestra.co.uk for percussion instrumentation

WORK
• Composers may submit one work only across the three workshops
• The work must not have been previously performed in public or commercially recorded
• Submitted works should be no longer than 5 minutes in duration

WHAT TO SUBMIT
• PDF typeset / scanned handwritten score
• Contact information

PLEASE DO NOT SEND
• Biographies, CVs or any other supporting material
• MIDI/Sibelius recordings of the work

Please send scores and contact information to: info@lcorchestra.co.uk