SiMN 2016

May 16, 2016 in All Opportunities, Composers by mwhiteside

International Symposium of New Music 2016
Curitiba, Brazil | between September 11th and 17th, 2016.

It is a great pleasure to announce the 3rd edition of the SiMN, an event dedicated to Contemporary Music, and organized by the Grupo de Pesquisa Núcleo Música Nova. The event will take place in Curitiba (Brazil) between September 11 and 17, 2016. For this edition, we have invited the following guest faculty:

◆ Hans Tutschku (Harvard University, USA/Germany)
◆ Natalia Solomonoff (Argentina)
◆ Mivos Quartet (string quartet, USA)
◆ Mark McGregor (flute, Canada)
◆ João Pais (electronics, Germany/Portugal)
◆ Duo Cardassi/Oliveira (piano and percussion, Canada/Brazil)
◆ Matthias Koole (guitar, Brazil)
◆ Walter Smetak Sound Installation with Gustavo Alfaix (musicologist, Germany/Brazil)
◆ Orquestra Filarmônica da UFPR (Brazil)
◆ Ensemble Móbile (Brazil)
◆ Ensemble Nih-Nik (Brazil)

The event features several activities, all free and open to the public (limited seats):

◆ Concerts and Sound-Installation;
◆ Pre-concert talk;
◆ Reading sessions for composers;
◆ Performance masterclass;
◆ Computer music patching circle;
◆ Group composition lessons;
◆ Lectures.

Thus, the Symposium succeeds as an event dedicated to the diffusion of new music in South America, and contributing to Curitiba as a reference in Brazil for new music. Please check at all deadlines and application procedures. Send your application to:

Composers – May 31st, 2016
Performers – July 31st, 2016
Open-Space – July 31st, 2016
Passive Participants – September 1st, 2016
Publication – September 1st, 2016