June in Buffalo

Festival and conference for composers


Submission period

Tue Jan 1 at 5 AM UTC

End of submission period

Tue Feb 19 at 10:59 PM UTC

Results date

Tue Apr 30 at 4 PM UTC
Presented by the Department of Music and The Robert and Carol Morris Center for 21st Century Music, June in Buffalo, a festival and conference dedicated to composers, will take place June 3-9 2019 at the University at Buffalo. June in Buffalo offers an intensive schedule of seminars, lectures, workshops, professional presentations, participant forums and open rehearsals as well as afternoon and evening concerts open to the general public and critics. Each of the invited composers will have one of his/her pieces performed during the festival. Evening performances feature faculty composers, resident ensembles and soloists renowned internationally as interpreters of contemporary music.

Line-up this year includes Senior Composers Anna Clyne, David Felder, Brian Ferneyhough, Stephen Hartke, Lei Liang, and Rolf Wallin, and resident ensembles Ensemble Signal, Ensemble Dal Niente, The Elisabeth Holmertz and Kenneth Karlsson Duo, The Mivos Quartet, Slee Sinfonietta, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, and special guest Irvine Arditti.

To access the online application portal and more information about June in Buffalo 2019, go to: