Call for Scores: Free State 11 x New Music Dublin 2019

Deadline: 23 October 2018 17:00

Open Call for Free State 11


Crash Ensemble x New Music Dublin Commissions

Have you always wanted to have your work performed by Crash Ensemble?

Free State #11 will feature commissions of up-and-coming Irish composers selected from open submission by composer Grainné Mulvey and Crash Ensemble.

New Music Dublin are commissioning these works for Crash Ensemble for performance at the Festival in March 2019.

Selected composers will be paid a commission fee*, receive mentoring from Grainné Mulvey and works will be workshopped by Crash prior to performance and recording.

What we ask of you:
Be born in or currently resident in Ireland (Rep. and NI).
Send three compositions reflective of your current work.
Send your scores as PDFs, with  MP3/electronic mock ups (if you have them) and include your name and contact details on a separate page/cover email.
We will be selecting works ‘blind’ so don't put your name on the score or mp3 (send personal details in your email only).

Commissioned works will be for:
Full ensemble (2x Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass/Electric Bass, Piano, Electric Guitar, Percussion, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Flute/Piccolo, Trombone
Duration of 5-7 minutes.
Can include electronics. (These can be live electronics if you like – we'd love to have you on stage with us).

Submissions by email and for more information: lina@crashensemble.com (please title 'Free State 11')

*in accordance with the CMC commissioning guidelines