Announcing the 7th Annual Garth Newel Piano Quartet Composition Competition 2017 and the NEW Summer Composer Residency
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 50 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.
2015 - Polina Nazaykinskaya; Russia
In July 2016, leading contemporary flutists will showcase their extraordinary abilities and share their knowledge of modern performance at the inaugural Unbound Flute Festival.
Held at the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, the heart of Brisbane’s cultural precinct at South Bank, the Unbound Flute Festival will bring together some of Australia’s most experienced contemporary flute players and composers together with some of the highest profile international artists.
EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency 2016–17
Exploring the Metropolis (EtM) is sponsoring the eighth round of the EtM
Con Edison Composers’ Residency.
EtM is committed to resolving the workspace needs of the performing arts community in New York
City. The EtM Con Edison Composers’ Residency was created to provide free, long-term studio space
to composers who are in need of a dedicated workspace outside of their home. This residency will
provide five composers with use of consistent, suitable composition and rehearsal space for a six-month
ABLAZE RECORDS has a very limited number of places left on our Hong Kong New Music Ensemble Live From Prague project. This project is a public concert that is part of the ECHOFLUXX Festival in Prague. ABLAZE Records will record the concert and issue it worldwide through our distributors NAXOS of America and Albany Music Distributors.
We have already filled most of the concert but have room remaining for one or two composers to participate.
This is an exciting opportunity and full information can be found on our website:
The Walden School Young Musicians Program will be held from July 2 to August 7, 2016. A five-week residential summer camp and festival held on a beautiful campus in the Monadnock region of New Hampshire, the program is offered for students between the ages of 9 and 18.
Curriculum focuses on musicianship, improvisation, composition, choral singing, and electronic music. Concerts, composers forums, artist residencies, hikes, dances and daily recreation activities round out the program.
Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions.
Application Deadline: March 28, 2016 (postmark)
Application Fee: $30
The Walden School Creative Musicians Retreat will be held June 18-26, 2016 on the campus of The Dublin School in Dublin, New Hampshire. The Walden School seeks composers, improvisers, electronic musicians, performers of new music, choral musicians and music teachers to participate in a week of concerts, composers forums, presentations, and workshops.