Open free registrations for the Classic category “COMPOSITION” 2019

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CLASSICAL CATEGORY “COMPOSITION”

NO AGE LIMIT

In order to encourage the creation of new repertoires, composers are invited to write a work for ACCORDION & ORCHESTRA, freely inspired by the theme of the festival:

“Once upon a time… the accordion”.

Instrumentation

Accordion, Violins I, Violins II, Violas, Cellos, Double Basses,
Flute I-II, Oboe I-II, Bb Clarinet I-II, Bassons
I-II, F Horn I-II, Bb Trumpet I-II, Trombone,
Percussion 1 (2 Timpani, C Glockenspiel),
Percussion 2 (Suspended Cymbal, Snare, Tambourine).

 

  • The composition must never have been performed in public, under penalty of exclusion from the competition.
  • The composer must remember that the winning piece will be performed by the candidates admitted to the THIRD ROUND of the PREMIO classical category (2019).
  • The total duration between minimum 5 and maximum 8 minutes.
  • The composition must contain at least one “soloist” part for accordion.
  • The soloists will perform “only one rehersal” with the orchestra before the final performance.
  • Free registration.

 

Composers are invited to send their composition by form on https://www.pifcastelfidardo.it/classical-category-composition/?lang=en no later than 30th April 2019 in PDF format (full score WITHOUT NAME OF THE AUTHOR and full score WITH NAME, the single parts will be requested later) and an MP3 audio demo performed live or by music software. If the work had more than one author, the registration must be made by the main composer, indicating in the score all the names.

FIRST PRIZE WINNER

. artistic medal

. scholarship of 1000,00 EURO (pre-tax)

. the composition will become the obligatory piece of the third round for the “Premio” category

 

 SECOND PRIZE WINNER

. artistic medal

. scholarship of 500,00 EURO (pre-tax)

 

THIRD PRIZE WINNER

. artistic medal

. scholarship of 250,00 EURO (pre-tax)

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