ONG Composers Competition 2015-2016 (Orchestre Nouvelle Génération)

September 25, 2015 in All Opportunities, Composers by mwhiteside

The Nouvelle Generation Chamber Orchestra (http://www.orchestrenouvellegeneration.com) is pleased to invite young and emerging composers of any nationality, under the age of 35, to submit a new composition on one of two themes : ” Carnaval ” or “Amimal(s)”.

The winning composition will be performed at the Orchestra’s “CARNIVAL DES ANIMAUX”, (The Carnival of the Animals) concert, which will take place on January 30, 2016 at Salle Claude-Champagne in Montreal, Canada. The winning composer will receive a professional recording of their work in the weeks following the concert.*

REQUIREMENTS OF THE WORK:

1.The composition should be 5 to 7 minutes long.
2.The instrumentation must be for string orchestra (4+4+3+2+1). 3.The work should address one of the required themes.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDELINES:

• Unpublished works only.

• Composers must be under age 35 as of January 1, 2016.

• Submissions are limited to one composition per composer.

• Electronic submissions to info@orchestrenouvellegeneration.com are encouraged

• Hard-copy submissions may be sent to:
Orchestre Nouvelle Generation
5764 Monkland Avenue Suite 23
Montreal (QC) H4A 1E9 Canada
If a customs form is required, please indicate the package contains promotional materials only and is not commercial merchandise.

Email submissions :

• All scores must be in PDF file format accompanied by Live or MIDI recordings in
MP3 format.
• Please use the subject heading : ONG Composers Competition 2015-2016

Post submissions :

• Two printed and bound copies of the score accompanied by CD with recording
(MP3, AIFF, MIDI or WAV)
• The score and CD should be clearly marked with the name of composer, title of
the work, and duration.
• No materials will be returned

Please complete the application form below by including all relevant information.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE
Submissions must be received by December 21, 2015

ENTRY FEES
None

SELECTION

• The winner will be notified by December 28, 2015

• The winner will be required to supply performance materials by no later than 
January 10 , 2016

• Composers attending the performance is much appreciated but not required. The Orchestra will provide composers with a CD or DVD of the performance.
*Please note that this recording shall be restricted to promotional use only.

• The copyright remains with the composer.

• The Nouvelle Generation Chamber Orchestra reserves the right to not select a winner
For any further inquiries, please contact us at info@orchestrenouvellegeneration.com. Good luck!
* Winners from previous years are not eligible to participate.

APPLICATION FORM
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(*Required fields)


APPLICANT INFORMATION

* Last Name:_____________________________________________
* First Name:_____________________________________________
*Date of birth:___________________________
*Street Address:___________________________________________
Apt. / Unit #:____________________________
* City:__________________________________
* Prov. / State:____________________________
* Postal Code / ZIP:________________________
* Country:________________________________
* Phone:_________________________________
Cell:_____________________________________
* E-mail address:____________________________________________

Website:___________________________________

BIOGRAPHY (OPTIONAL)


LIST OF WORKS (OPTIONAL)


PAST PERFORMANCES OF WORKS (OPTIONAL)
(please include performer(s), location, date)


REVIEWS (OPTIONAL)
(please list excerpts, newspapers, links and dates)


If more space is needed, further pages may be added.

Please send this application form to info@orchestrenouvellegeneration.com or print and include this form in the
sent envelope along with your submitted composition no later than December 21, 2015.

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