2020 Call for Scores

Collaboration with UCLA Music Library


Submission period

Wed Apr 1 at 4 AM UTC

End of submission period

Fri May 1 at 7 AM UTC

Results date

Wed Jul 1 at 4 PM UTC
A new collaboration between the Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra and the UCLA Music Library, part of the UCLA Library system, will empower living composers by making their work more accessible and reducing barriers for applicants to Kaleidoscope’s 2020 Call for Scores.

Kaleidoscope’s annual Call for Scores was established in 2015 to recognize the most innovative and engaging music being written today. Selected composers will have their work performed on Kaleidoscope’s 2020-2021 season, including performances at UCLA.

The call is open to solo, chamber or orchestral works of any length and instrumentation. Composers are encouraged so submit up to three works written in the past 10 years.

Selected composer receive roundtrip air travel to Los Angeles, housing, 6 rehearsals, multiple performances, professional recordings and consideration for future commissions.

Details are available at web pages: