The Composers Society of Singapore (CSS) has been informed of a call for works for the 2021 Festival of New Music by Florida State University (FSU). We believe this is a good opportunity for composers and sound artists. Here is the message from the organisers:
Florida State University College of Music announces the Twentieth Biennial Festival of New Music.
Deadline: 1 Jul 2020 (W)
Featured Composer: Du Yun
Featured Ensemble: ICE ensemble
Festival Dates: 3-6 Feb 2021 (W-Sa)
Call for Scores
Composers are invited to submit one composition for consideration. Student compositions are encouraged.
Works for up to ten performers will be considered, including all orchestral instruments, guitar, keyboard, voice, and electroacoustic compositions. Preference will be given to recent compositions and those involving fewer performers.
Preference will be given to recent compositions and those involving fewer performers.
** Electroacoustic submissions in stereo or multi-channel sound, as well as those employing live performance and/or projected visual media, must be submitted in recorded formats. **
The submission form is available on FSU’s website (link below).
Participating performers will include the faculty and students of the Florida State University College of Music.
All scores and parts for accepted submissions must be supplied.
Composers having works performed are encouraged to attend the festival. Final programming decisions may prioritize those who indicate they will attend.
Featured photo is a screengrab of the organisers’ website.