Call for Scores/Competitions

40th Annual Bowling Green New Music Festival CALL FOR SCORES

The MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music at Bowling Green State University’s College of Musical Arts announces a call for works to be considered for performance on the 40th Annual Bowling Green New Music Festival, to be held October 16-19, 2019. The festival will feature the music of guest composer Evan Ziporyn and others, performed by BGSU faculty, students and featured guest ensemble New Music Detroit.

RESULTS OF THE CALL - POSTED 5/28/2019
VOICE:
Yotam Haber, Hvem er det for vocal trio
Ellen Harrison, Lost Time for vocal trio
Mavis MacNeil, Church for mixed vocal ensemble
VIOLIN:
Anne M. Guzzo, The Wind for violin duo
Peder Barret-Due, One Man, Eight Cameras for violin ensemble
OBOE:
Georgi Dimitrov, Sculling the Styx for solo oboe
Piyawat Louilarpprasert, Black Soaring Birds for solo oboe
CELLO:
Roger Zare, Chameleon for six cellos
Aaron Israel Levin, I’ll Teach You to Levitate for solo cello
Ana Paola Santillán Alcocer, Symbiosis for cello and piano
THANKS TO ALL WHO ENTERED!

ELIGIBILITY:
Composers of any age, nationality or institutional affiliation, except those currently enrolled at or employed by Bowling Green State University, are eligible to submit scores.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:
All submissions should be made electronically, and should include the following using the form below:
    a.)  Contact information including name, email, phone number, and a short bio
    b.)  Work submission information including title, instrumentation, duration, and program notes
    c.)  Full score in PDF format
    d.)  If available, a recording (MP3 or WAV format) or link to a recording (via your own personal web site, SoundCloud,
        YouTube, etc) that can be streamed or downloaded online.

Only one submission per composer will be considered for inclusion on the festival.

Exceptions to the electronic submission rule will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please forward any questions or concerns to MACCM Director Kurt Doles (kdoles@bgsu.edu).

2.)  Entries must be received by Friday, March 15, 2019 to be considered for performance.

3.)  Composers selected to participate must provide scores, parts and other performance materials at their own expense. 

Attendance at the festival is required; a small honorarium of $200 is offered to help offset travel costs.

4.)  Composers whose pieces have been selected for performance will be notified via email on May 10, 2019.



Application Form Link

CLICK HERE FOR THE APPLICATION FORM

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