Iowa Composers Forum

National Opportunities Due August 15, 2022

Ensemble Reconsil. Call for scores of works for 1–8 instruments, preferably from the following list: 1 flute (including picc., alto fl., bass fl.), 1 oboe (including English horn), 1 clarinet (including bass cl.), 1 bassoon, 1 saxophone (sop., alto., tenor., bari.), 1 horn, 1 trumpet, 1 trombone, 1 piano, 1 accordion, 2 violins, 1 viola, 1 cello, 1 contrabass. Electronics may be used, but the composer must provide all technical equipment except the sound system. Works created after 2010 are preferred. Submit 1 representative work that meets the above criteria, plus a list of other works of theirs that would be eligible (with duration and instrumentation).

Fee: $0 Due date: August 15, 2022

Leading Tone Music. Call for scores for grade-level (1–5) works for percussion ensemble or band works that place the percussion section front and center. Selected work will be published on their website and marketed to band directors worldwide. Leading Tones composers receive 60% royalties on sales. Follow the link for more details.

Fee: $0 Due date: Aug. 15, 2022

ensemble blank. Call for scores. Works can be for any solo or combination of instruments from the ensemble blank (2 flutes, 1 clarinet, 1 perc., 2 pianos, 4 violins, 3 violas, 2 cellos, 1 double bass). Follow the link for a list of available percussion instruments. Composer must have been born after August 15, 1987. Only two composers will be selected, and they will be performed in Korea by the ensemble blank.

Fee: $20 Due date: Aug. 15, 2022

International Trumpet Guild New Works. Call for scores that feature the trumpet as soloist or co-soloist and appropriate for a recital setting. Submissions must have been composed within 5 years of the submission deadline and have received only limited exposure.

Fee: $0 Due date: August 15, 2022

New Opera West (NOW) Fall 2022 “pop-up” festival. Call for works of opera scenes of about 5–10 minutes in length. The scene may be about any topic, may be excerpted from a longer piece, but it must stand on its own with a complete and coherent dramatic arc. The text must be primarily in English. About 2–5 characters of standard voice type in any combination. Score should include piano accompaniment. Any staging requirements should be minimal.

Fee: $0 Due date: August 15, 2022

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This article was written on 28 Jul 2022, and is filled under Opportunities.