Noosa ISAM Gala: Pierrot Ensemble Composition Competition

The 2019 Noosa ISAM Gala Pierrot Ensemble New Composition Competition is open to all composers, regardless of age or nationality, and is separate to the Noosa ISAM workshop competition.

Guidelines:

PRIZE:  First prize will win receive a $1000 cash Prize,  a professional performance and recording of the work at the Noosa ISAM Gala concert by the esteemed ensemble in residence.

ENSEMBLE IN RESIDENCE: Ensemble Offspring is Australia’s pre-eminent adventurous new music group. With a reputation for original and unique programming at the highest level, Ensemble Offspring pursues an agenda of directly shaping the music of our time.

INSTRUMENTATION: Composers can write for the complete ensemble or any line up they so desire – from solo to full ensemble. The ensemble sextet includes

  • flute
  • clarinet
  • violin
  • cello
  • percussion (one performer)
  • and piano.

CONDITIONS:

  • The work must be a recent work, composed in the past two years.
  • Length:  The work should not be longer than 15 minutes, there is no minimum time.
  • Staff and faculty of ISAM, Noosa ISAM or Colorado College may not enter.
  • Judging will be by Noosa ISAM faculty.
  • The judges decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • Entry Fee of $28.00 must be paid at time of entry and the fee is non refundable.

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Submission Deadline: 30 November 2018
  • Judges Meeting: 01 December 2018
  • Result Notification: 03 December 2018
  • Score and Parts due by 04 January 2019
  • Gala Performance 07 March 2019

 

COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED RESULTS WILL BE POSTED ON 10 DECEMBER 2018