The Fourth International Edison Denisov Young Composers Competition

January 16, 2016 in All Opportunities, Composers by mwhiteside

The Fourth International Edison Denisov Young Composers Competition

The Ministry of Culture of Russia, Musical Publishers House Le Chant du Monde (France), the Culture and Tourism Department of Tomsk Region, the Tomsk Edison Denisov musical college and the Moscow Composers Union organize the Fourth International Edison Denisov Young Composers Competition.
The competition is dedicated to the memory of Edison Denisov, the outstanding modern composer, the founder of the new Russian composers school, the prominent public figure, who established the new Russian music in the world musical space.

The competition rules:

1. The competition is open to composers of any nationality, who were born not earlier than on September 1st, 1981.

2. All presented works should be composed for string trio (violin, viola, cello). The presence of all three instruments is binding!

3. The duration of presented works should be between 6 to 10 minutes.

4. Each composer can present just one work for the competition. The work should be presented by the score and by ensemble parts in PDF format. These files should be submitted by the deadline of August 25, 2016 through e-mail: yuri.kasparov@gmail.com

5. The score and the ensemble parts must be written clearly and legibly, either by hand, or computer.

6. The competition admits only work, which has not been performed in public concerts, has not been published and was not awarded prizes at other competitions.

7. The composer’s name must not appear on the cover of score. It must be changed into a motto.

8. The information contained the motto, the composer’s name, date and place of birth, nationality, composer’s brief biography, copy of passport, photo, full post address, number of phone number and e-mail address should be submitted by the deadline of August 25, 2016 through e-mail: vakrivopalova@sibmail.com

9. The jury of the competition is:
Chairman of jury: Hervé Désarbre, organist and director of Musical publishing house Le Chant du Monde (France).
Members of jury, the Moscow composers: Victor Ekimovsky, Yuri Kasparov, Alexei Nadzharov and Vladimir Gorlinsky.

10. The results of the competition will be announced not later than on September 15th, 2016.

11. The jury will award two prizes. The First Prize is 1500 Euros and the Second Prize is 1000 Euros. The sums net will be 13 per cents less for the Russian participants and 30 per cents less for foreign participants. The jury has the rights to establish diplomas and to recommend interesting works which will not get prizes for performance in the concert.

12. The works by winners will be premiered in the second half of November 2016 in Tomsk.
The exact date will be announced later.

13. The scores of both winners will be published by the Musical Publishers House Le Chant du Monde.

14. All current information will be placed on the sites of the Tomsk Edison Denisov musical college http://tmk.tomsk.ru/ and of Musical Publishers House Le Chant du Monde

http://www.chantdumonde.com/en/editions/actualites.php