Created on an initiative of the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien ® the Pierrot Lunaire International Composition Competition 2015 will launch its edition during the 2015-2016 seasons.

This competition for chamber works will be open to composers of all nationalities, with no age restrictions. Its aim is to encourage and promote musical creation while developing lasting ties between the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien ® and the composers of today and, in this way, actively contribute to a renewal of the chamber repertoire.

Prize for the winning Composition: 1. Prize: Euro 5.000, - and minimum three performances by the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien ® during its 2015-2016 international concert tour season. Additionally, the Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble Wien could create a list of pieces which it suggests for performance along with the prize-winning pieces during the 2015-2016 international concert tour season.

Deadline for entries: The scores, the registration application and the enclosed documents must be sent December 30th, 2014 (certified by the post office stamp).
Please find enclosed the competition rules.

You are also advised to visit our website http://www.pierrotlunaire.at
"Classilike" Project
Find full details of this project in this site
For all of you speedy composers, there is still time to enter MBZ's 5-MINUTE OPERA COMPETITION!
Only one month to go until the competition closes, so check out the competition regulations at http://www.mbz.hr/eng/vijesti/5_minute_opera, and become one of our flash composers!
10 finalist operas will be performed in Zagreb on 21st April 2015, at the 28th Music Biennale Zagreb, by our Festival Ensemble and two amazing young singers: Monika Cerovčec and Krešimir Stražanac.
So, have a go at the short opera genre, and apply!
58th International Festival of Contemporary Music
Limes will open the 20th and 21st September,
and continue from the 3rd to the 12th October.
A Festival between tradition and experimentation,
between styles, cultures and musics from different countries.

For details :
ACUM competition
You can view more details about the prize and the competition here: www.acum.org.il/sites/default/files/takanon2014%207.pdf
Registration Gaudeamus Prize 2015 is now open
The registration for the Gaudeamus Prize 2015 is now open! All composers born after October 1 1984 can send in their compositions for the 3 categories. Read all about the setup, terms and conditions and find the registration form on our website.

Festival Highlights
In just over five weeks the Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2014 will start. During the next few weeks we will highlight some concerts and activities in our newsletters. The complete programme is available on our site.
Gaudeamus Muziekweek September 10 till 14, 2014


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