Submission period

Tue Jul 14 at 4 AM UTC

End of submission period

Fri Aug 28 at 9:59 PM UTC

Results date

Mon Sep 7 at 10 AM UTC

Entry or Course Fee

Application fee 20 €
outHEAR New Music Week
Call for Applications 2020
Symposium and Master Class for Composition
March 26th - April 4th 2021
Municipal Conservatory of Larissa, Greece

Ensembles in residence

Ensemble Klangforum: Sophie Schaffleitner - violin, Dimitrios Polisoidis - Viola, Gerald Preinfalk - saxophones, Krassimir Sterev - accordion

PPCM: Shino Saito - flute/piccolo flute, Elena Arbonies - clarinet/bass clarinetLea Moullet - violin, Leo Morello - Cello


Franck Bedrossian, University of Music and Drama Graz
Dimitri Papageorgiou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Orestis Toufektsis, University of Music and Drama Graz

Open to all composers

Submission deadline: August 28th, 2020
11:59 PM (+2:00 EET, Athens)

The OUT HEAR New Music Week 2020 is happy to announce a Call for applications to participate in a Symposium and Master Class in Composition on March 26th to April 4th, 2021, lead by our ensemble-in-residence, Ensemble Klangforum in collaboration with four members of the PPCM and our faculty Franck Bedrossian, Dimitri Papageorgiou, and Orestis Toufektsis.

Two groups of composers will be selected:
Group A of twelve (12) composers. Selected composers will be commissioned to compose a new work for a mixed quartet.

Group B of six (6) composers. Selected composers will be commissioned to compose a new work for a soloist

Works by all composers will be rehearsed, discussed, and finally performed at three final concerts. The exact instrumental formation of each commissioned work will be assigned by the organizers. All selected works will be recorded and videotaped.

Details are available at web pages: