The Women Composers Festival of Hartford is now accepting submissions from potential Featured Performers for 2018 and future years. The Featured Performer(s) will present a concert of work by women composers including a new commission by the Composer-in-Residence and works chosen from a competitive score call, participate in a reading session for student composers, and more.
The Women Composers Festival of Hartford is now accepting submissions from potential Composers-in-Residence for 2018 and future years. The Composer-in-Residence will have her music showcased on the Festival, will give talks and masterclasses to area schools, participate in other outreach and publicity activities, compose a new work to be premiered at the Festival, and more.
Copland House announces the 2017 Copland House Residency Awards. Seven to nine composers (American citizens or permanent residents) are selected to live and work, one at a time, for approximately three to eight weeks at Aaron Copland’s National Historic Landmark home in New York’s lower Hudson River Valley, one hour north of New York City.
The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, located in Nebraska City, NE offers from sixty to seventy juried residencies per year to visual artists, writers, composers, and interdisciplinary artists from across the country and around the world. Our next deadline is September 1, 2017.
The Center accommodates up to five artists at a time for stays that vary from two to eight weeks. Each resident is provided with private bedroom, private bathroom, their own studio space, fully equipped kitchen and a weekly $100 stipend for the duration of their stay.
American Opera Projects (AOP) is proud to announce the return of its popular Composers & the Voice program for its 2017-2019 season. We will select 6 composers and up to 2 librettists for a two-year fellowship. The primary focus of Composers & the Voice is to give composers and librettists extensive experience working collaboratively with singers on writing for the voice and contemporary opera stage.
Founded in 1973, Garth Newel Music Center (www.garthnewel.org) is one of the most active chamber music organizations in the country. Its resident ensemble—the Garth Newel Piano Quartet—performs over 60 concerts annually both at the Center and on tour. Through this competition, the Quartet seeks to broaden the piano quartet repertoire and to support the Center’s ongoing commitment to contemporary music.
About the competition: http://bit.ly/2nMPsES
ArtsIceland - residencies 2017-18
We offer 2-12 week residencies for art professionals in the Westfjords of Iceland.
Description of residency program:
ArtsIceland in collaboration with Outvert Art Space offers artists and other art professionals a space to live and work for two to twelve weeks in the Westfjords of Iceland. Our residencies are self-directed.
Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
We welcome artists of all disciplines that can profit from the space and environment on offer. Studios are equipped with basic furniture.
American Lyric Theater (ALT) is pleased to announce that applications for the next cycle of the company’s nationally acclaimed Composer Librettist Development Program will be accepted from February 15 to March 31, 2017. There is no fee to apply for the program.
An interdisciplinary artist residency in rural upstate New York, ALN crosses boundaries – creating ideas and solutions bigger than any one person. A space to focus on creating, both individually and collectively, ALN facilitates an ongoing script through solo exhibitions, group performances, film creations, music collaborations and spontaneous conversations.