INTERNATIONAL COMPOSERS CONTEST “MUSICA CORAL AL MASNOU” – IInd EDITION 2017
SUMMARY OF GUIDELINES
Composers are invited to submit music for unaccompanied mixed choir, written for SATB voices (certain divisi is allowed), 3 to 6 minutes long, average level for amateur choir. It may be set in any language that might reasonably be expected to sing without extensive language coaching (English, Latin, French, German, Italian, Spanish or other languages if phonetic guidance provided).
Submission must be an original work. Arrangements of an existing work are not allowed. The work must have had no prior public performance, awarding or published recording.
SUBMISSION OF WORKS
Submissions should be made by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org in pdf or any other standard format, together with the corresponding midi or mp3. Scores should be identified with composer name.
The fulfilled registration form should be sent in separate document, as well as curriculum vitae or any other relevant information.
Composers can send up to two works.
Entries must be received by 31st of March 2017 by sending e-mail to email@example.com
The Jury will select one work as contest winner, which will be awarded with 700€ prize. The result will be announced to public during “III Festival de Música del Masnou” to be held during May/June 2017. The winning work will be performed during 2018 Festival edition.
ACCEPTANCE OF GUIDELINES
All participants should accept the rules as they are detailed in Spanish / Catalan complete guidelines. Present English version is just a summary of main technical aspects.