Mechanics of breath

Call for composers


Submission period

Mon Jun 17 at 10:22 AM UTC

End of submission period

Thu Aug 1 at 11 PM UTC

Results date

Thu Aug 15 at 4 PM UTC
Hertzbreakerz, in collaboration with Ars Nova Society, is seeking two composers to be invited to write a new piece and to come to Malmö for the rehearsal sessions and the first concert within the frame of the project “Mechanics of breath” (preliminary dates, to be confirmed: March 10th-14th, workshop and first concert). The selected composers will write for the Zöllner/Roche duo (clarinet and accordion, more info at, with optional electronics.

In order to attend the rehearsals and the premiere (Malmö, Inter Arts Center), selected composers’ living expenses and accommodation (4 nights) will be covered by Hertzbreakerz/Ars Nova Society as well as travel to Malmö. Four more concerts in other Swedish cities will follow, (expenses for attending these concerts is not provided).

The call is open to composers of any nationality, with no restrictions whatsoever. Entry fee: 5€.

Please follow this link for the complete rules: