Vacancies

String Quartet Composition call 2022 (3) – Competition

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Lontano Quartet
  • Full description
    String Quartet Composition call 2022 (3) – Competition
  • Number of positions
    3
  • Type
    Competition
  • Application deadline
    Closed
  • Additional notes

    In order to promote new music and its diffusion, French string quartet LONTANO announces a composition call for 3 pieces for string quartet (without electronics). 

    Application deadline : the 8th of may 2022.


    Three works will be chosen by the Lontano Quartet:

    1) 1 work will be selected to appear in the Quartet's next album (at Gallo-Cascavelle, 2022), alongside other new works: https://vdegallo.com/en/

    Included :

    - A recording session with Lontano Quartet in studio conditions

    - A commercial release of the album with worldwide digital production

    - A performance by the Lontano Quartet in Les Musicales d’Assy Festival 2022, Haute-Savoie (France)

    - And possibly : a participation in a conference about new music in Les Musicales d’Assy Festival 2022


    2) Two other chosen scores will be played in Les Musicales d’Assy Festival (August 2022).

    - A performance by the Lontano Quartet in Les Musicales d’Assy Festival 2022 (with live recording)

    - And possibly : a participation in a conference about new music in Les Musicales d’Assy Festival 2022


    > > Max duration: 15-17 minutes (no minimum duration) /  No electronics / Original works (no edited works)


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    HOW TO APPLY ?

    Registration:

    1. A full-filled application form and a scan from the identity card or passport

    2. A score (in PDF)

    3. A CV and/or biography /or catalogue ; cover letter (optional) ; website (optional)

    4. All documents must be sent per email to violonlunaire@gmail.com no later than the 8th of May 2022


    JURY: Every application will be examined by the Lontano Quartet.

    INSTRUMENTATION: String quartet, without electronics or any sound system

    DURATION OF THE PIECE : 15 to 17 minutes max (no minimum duration)


    SCHEDULE :

    End of application time : the composition and the complete file must be sent no later than the 8th of May 2022.

    Date of results : per email, no later than the 22nd of May 2022.


    MORE INFORMATIONS :

    https://en.quatuorlontano.fr/appel-%C3%A0-candidature