IV International Composition Competition

Appassionato Ensemble


Submission period

Mon Dec 30, 2019 at 5 AM UTC

End of submission period

Tue Sep 1 at 9:59 PM UTC

Results date

Mon Nov 30 at 5 PM UTC

Entry or Course Fee

Application fee is € 35,00 for the first score and € 20,00 for any following ones
The competition is open to Italian and foreign composers of any nationality with no restriction on age.

The scores must be composed for the following organic, in any combination from 1 to max 5 performers:

1 Flute (Flute, Alto G Flute, Bass Flute, Piccolo)
1 Clarinet (Bb Clarinet, A Clarinet, Eb Clarinet, Bb Bass Clarinet)
1 Violin
1 Viola
1 Cello
1 Piano

The composition must have a maximum duration of 15’.
The composition must not have been published or been awarded prizes in other contests before, but it may already be performed in public.

The application fee is € 35,00 for the first score and € 20,00 for any following ones by the same author.

To enroll in the contest, each participant must send an email to info@polifonie.it

The mail, in order not to be excluded, must be delivered to the Contest secretary’s office no later than 1st September 2020.

An International Jury will meet to select the 5 (five) finalist scores, that will be performed on by Appassionato Ensemble.

The Internatinoal Jury will be composed by:
Alessandro Solbiati (Italy), President
Jean-Pierre Leguay (France)
Mehdi Khayami (Iran)
Umberto Pedraglio (Italy), Artistic Director

The winning work will receive a cash prize of 750,00 euros and will be published by EDIZIONI SCONFINARTE.

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