Juventas New Music Ensemble Call for Scores

Call for Scores
Deadline: December 7, 2017

Juventas New Music Ensemble seeks art songs and chamber works by emerging composers related to any of the following themes:
Community collaboration
Resilience in hard times
The city of Boston or state of Massachusetts

The selected works will be performed by Juventas New Music Ensemble at our spring concert April 14, 2018.


All composers are eligible to enter.
Preference will be given to composers at an early stage of their careers.

Compositions may be for any subset of the following instruments
Any solo voice type
Flute (including piccolo & alto flute)
Clarinet (including Eb, Bb, and bass clarinet)
2 violins


The composer grants Juventas the right to audio and video record the live performance of the work, to distribute the recording for marketing/PR purposes, and to feature the recording on our Youtube page, website, and social media accounts.

If a piece includes text not in public domain, the composer warrants s/he has secured the permissions to reproduce and perform the text used.

If selected for performance, the composer must provide all instrumental parts at least one month in advance of the programmed concert. In addition, s/he is encouraged to attend one rehearsal and one performance of the chosen piece.

By submitting a music composition to Juventas, the applicant agrees to the guidelines and terms outlined in this application. The applicant guarantees that the enclosed manuscript is his or her original work and sole property, and that the applicant has obtained all licenses necessary to comply with his or her obligations.

Juventas reserves the right to choose no winner if an entry of sufficient quality is not found.

Submission Process:

1. Submit the composition and information using the online form located here.

2. Submit application fee for each composition by visiting
https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?contribution=juv05 and making a payment of $10

For more information contact:

Multiple entries are welcome, but please use a different email for each submission. Make sure to keep the subject heading the same. A separate fee is required for each submission.

7 Dec 2017
U.S. Dollar (USD)