DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH

Music Composers' Competition

Timeline

Submission period

Wed Apr 17 at 10 AM UTC

End of submission period

Fri Aug 23 at 9:59 PM UTC

Results date

Sun Aug 25 at 4 PM UTC
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH | Music Composers’ Competition 2019 – 2nd Edition
City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philharmonic Society
Date: 19 > 23 September 2019


The project ”DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH” was born with the idea of meeting and sharing among composers of various nationalities and age, on the common theme of meeting between the world of the Eastern contemporary music and the Western culture. The Competition will be made possible through one of the most renowned orchestras in Eastern Europe. The high level technique and interpretative of the KLK Ensemble , will be honored by the finalists of this international event.

The Competition is realized by the collaboration between KLKnewmusic and the KLK Ensemble. The project is open to all composers of any age and nationality, who want to share their musical and personal journey, attend seminars and opportunities for discussion, on the art of our time, on the contemporary music and on the figure of the Composer in this Third Millennium. The organization will select composers who will have the opportunity to participate in the “DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH COMPOSERS’ MUSIC COMPETITION 2019” from 19 to 23 September 2019 in the city of Lviv, inside the music center of Lviv Philharmonic Society.

PARTICIPANT INFO

Each composer must submit a score with organic from 5 to 11 players as follows:

1 flute (ottavino), 1 oboe (english horn), 1 clarinet (bass clarinet), 1 bassoon, 1 horn, 1 trumpet, 1 trombone, 1 violin, 1 viola, 1 cello, 1 contrabass. The work must not exceed 10 minutes. All score will be sent by email (only one work for composer), in PDF format, at klknewmusic@gmail.com. The selected works will be played on 19 September 2019 by KLK Ensemble. All concerts will be recorded by a sound engineer and video recording.

Deadline: 23 August 2019.
The work must not exceed 9 minutes.

ENTRY FEE

The tuition fee for all participants selected is €590 (euro 590):
€590 + 5% tax to be paid no later than 29 August 2019 by Paypal on email klknewmusic@gmail.com;
The tuition fee includes:
-participation at rehearsals and check sound ofthe selected composers during the period 19 > 23 September 2019;
-Final concerts in Philharmonia with the works selected and performed by KLK Ensemble;
-professional audio/video recording of the final concert;
-certificate of participation.

COMPOSITION STAFF

Yuri Lanyuk (UKR) – President
Bogdhana Frolyak (UKR) – Composer
Domenico Clapasson (ITA) – Composer
Ferdinando Nazzaro (ITA) – Composer, Artistic Director KLKnewmusic

Three prizes will be awarded.
1 Prize – 700 USD, and the score published by Aldebaran Editions
2 Prize – score edited by Aldebaran Editions
3 Prize – score edited by Aldebaran Editions

Details are available at web pages:
http://klknewmusic.com/dmitri-shostakovich-music-composers-competition-2019-2nd-edition/