On the move for two trumpets, horn, trombone and tuba

January 18, 2017 in All Opportunities, Composers by mwhiteside

Deadline 15th April

for Brass Quintet
Title of the competition: On the move for 2 trumpets, horn, trombone and tuba

For the rst time, the German publisher, Furore Verlag, in co­operation with the German armed forces, announces a competition for women composers of all nationalities. There is no age restriction.

The competition requires a work for brass quintet (2 trum­ pets, horn, trombone and tuba), lasting 10 minutes, and of intermediate dif culty.

The competition requires a work based on the following idea: On the move for 2 trumpets, horn, trombone and tuba“ (The German word „Aufbruch“ has several mean­ ings including: Awakening, Departure, New Start)

Length: c. 10 minutes.

The works of the rst three prize winners will be given their rst festive performance by the Brass Quintet of the Germa­ ny Military Brass Band on the 29th August 2017 at 8.00 pm in the Church of Sankt Elizabeth in Kassel, Germany. This will be during the famous „documenta“ Festival in Kassel.

If possible in addition the following monetary prizes shall be provided: 1st Prize: Euro 2,000: 2nd Prize: Euro 1,000; 3rd Prize: Euro 500

The prize­winning works will be published by Furore Verlag.

All works submitted to the competition will be handed over to the Friends of the Archive for Women in Music in Germany (Frau & Musik)

Organiser http://www.kasselerkulturforum.de/