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 Composers Concordance Competition
Summary:string quartet
Deadline: 24 April 2013
Date Posted: 08 April 2013
Details: Composers Concordance 3rd annual 'Generations' concert and composition competition
Due Date: April 24th
No entry fee

Subject: Composers Concordance 3rd annual 'Generations' concert and composition competition

Composers Concordance, a presenting organization for contemporary music with a nearly 30-year history of cutting-edge concert programming in NYC, announces a call for scores. The event's theme is 'Generations,' and will feature the music of Randy Woolf, Milica Paranosic, Gene Pritsker, Dan Cooper, Peter Jarvis, Earl Maneein, John Clark, David Saperstein, and Sandeep Bhagwati, among others, as well as two competition winners: one composer age 25 or younger, and another composer age 65 or older. Compcord String Quartet includes violinist Lynn Bechtold and cellist Jennifer DeVore of Zentripetal Duo, as well as violinist Mioi Takeda and violist Liuh-Wen Ting. Competition winners are required to attend the concert, which will be held on May 15th at 7:30pm at Goddard Riverside's Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Avenue, (between 91st and 92nd Streets.)


All application materials must be received by April 24th, 2013;

No submission fee;

Two categories:

a. composers age 25 or younger [ie. as of May 15th, 2013]

b. composers age 65 or older [ie. as of May 15th, 2013]

Music should be scored for string quartet;
duration at most 5 minutes; only 1 entry per applicant please;

To apply: please email the following materials to:

1.) pdf of the score - please note: your name should not appear on the score itself

2.) mp3 of the audio ('MIDI mockups' are ok)

3.) name, contact info, and category: a or b (in the body of the email)

4.) bio / resumé (in the body of the email or attached as text doc)

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