The Cottier Chamber Project Composition Competition

January 13, 2015 in All Opportunities, Composers by newmusicscotland

The work, by a Scottish-based composer, should be for between 3 and 5 players (from an available instrumentation of 4 violins, 2 violas and 2 cellos), lasting between 5 and 7 minutes. It should be possible to perform it without conductor.

Scores and parts (preferably in PDF format, please contact us if another format is necessary) should be submitted by 5pm on Friday 3rd April 2015 to

Shortlisted works will be rehearsed in a workshop (open to composers – please contact us to request an invitation) on 20th April, following which a winner will be selected.

The winning composer will receive £500, with the première of the work taking place on 5th June 2015 at 8.30pm, and a second performance in Edinburgh on Sunday 7th June 2015.

Please contact Andy Saunders (Artistic Director) at if any extra information is required.