BEAMS Marathon Weekend Festival - Call for Scores

Expiration of Opportunity: 
Tue, 2017-10-31

We are currently accepting submissions from student composers studying in the New England area (MA, RI, VT, NH, ME, CT) for pieces that include electronics or video in some way. You must be a current undergraduate or graduate student at an institution in one of the above states, and must plan on attending the festival. If you do not attend the festival, your work will not be performed. We have four categories that you can submit to.

Category I: Music for the SPLICE Ensemble (Piano, Trumpet, Percussion)
We are accepting submissions for one piece that will be performed by the SPLICE Ensemble. Any subset of the ensemble will be considered, but preference will be given to works that include all three performers (and electronics or video).

Category II: Music for Transient Canvas (Bass Clarinet, Marimba)
We are accepting submissions for one piece that will be performed by Transient Canvas. Any subset of the ensemble will be considered, but preference will be given to works that include both performers (and electronics or video).

Category III: Works for Fixed Media
We are accepting submissions for pieces for fixed media (up to 8 channels, double diamond). These pieces may also include video.

Category IV: Pieces for Instrument and Electronics
We are accepting submissions for pieces for instruments and electronics. These can be for any instrument. For this category the composer will be responsible for bringing his or her own performers. These pieces may also include video.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS

Please send us the following through the form at the link below:
Name, email address, and affiliated institution
Title, instrumentation, and length of piece you are submitting
Detailed technical requirements
Link to a score of your piece (if applicable)
Link to a recording of your piece

**Deadline for submission is October 31st 2017**

Submit at this link! - https://goo.gl/forms/kSrx8YafuQi7GhM02

For any questions email me at bsears@brandeis.edu

Published date: 
20 Jul 2017