Call for Scores : 2021 Seoul International On-line Composition Festival

Deadline: 15 October 2021 23:45

NMK – Neue Musik aus KOREA” hosts <2021 Seoul International Online Composition Festival “RE-CREATE”> with the support of the Seoul Metropolitan Government for the worldwide spread of World-Korean new music and the international exchange of composers from around the world.

The theme of the 2021 festival is “Re-Create”. We actively encourage compositions in which pieces are re-interpreted by composers’ new idea of traditional music from around the world, classical music, or folk songs from each country.

Guideline for Submission

Step.1

a. Eligibility: Composers from all over the world 

– regardless of age or nationality

b. Theme: “Re-Create” 

– Re-interpreted traditional music (folk songs, classical music, etc.)

c. Submission could be both new work or previous performed work

d. One score per each composer allowed to submit  

e. Length of work: 8 to 12 minutes

Step.2

Category 1 : Chamber Orchestra

a. Instrumentation

-2 Flutes, 1 Oboe, 1 Clarinet, 1 Bassoon, 2 Horns, 2 Trumpets, 1 Trombone

-Strings (15 players: 5-4-3-2-1)

b. Orchestration min.20 to max.25 players in above instruments

c. Concerto for solo instrument(in category 1,2) is possible    

Category 2 : Chamber Music

a. Instrumentation

-2 Flutes, 1 Oboe, 1 Clarinet, 1 Bassoon, 2 Violins, 1 Viola, 1 Cello, 1 Double Bass, 1 Piano, 

 -1 Daegeum, 1 Piri/Taepyeongso, 1 Haegeum, 1 Gayageum, 1 Korean-Percussion

b. No more than 8 players in above instruments (solo is allowed)

Step.3

Submission

a. Application form

b. Score (PDF-format)

c. Recording of the submitted work (if available)

– Audio (mp3 file)

– Video (YouTube, Vimeo, Link of url)

Send to E-mail: neue.musik.korea@gmail.com

Submission deadline: ~2021.10.15. (23:59 / Seoul, GMT+9)

– Performer: Orchestra NMK

– Performance (filming) location: Traditional venues in Seoul (hanok, etc.) and studio hall

– Festival schedule: 2021.12.17.- 12.19.

– Broadcast on NMK YouTube Chanel  

– Benefit for selected works

1. Performance at the 2021 Seoul International Online Composition Festival

2. Production of high-quality video/audio recording

3. Opportunity to commission for NMK 2022-23 season of excellent composer 

4. Provide to work-fee and festival package ticket

Contact

E-Mail : neue.musik.korea@gmail.com

Website: www.neue-musik-korea.com 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Neue.Musik.Korea/ 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nmkprojekt 

SEOUL INTERNATIONAL ON-LINE COMPOSITION FESTIVAL 

Please see attached pdf PDF icon2021-socf_call-for-scoreseng.pdfand for further detail please see more info