INTERNATIONAL COMPOSITION CONTEST “PREMIO MUSICA NOVA” 2020, II Edition

Deadline: 24 May 2020 17:00

The LUOGO ARTE ACCADEMIA MUSICALE, in partnership with the Municipality of Latina and the DMI – DIZIONARIO DELLA MUSICA ITALIANA, Latina Conservatory of Music Ottorino Respighi, Frosinone
Conservatory of Music Licinio Refice and NUOVA CONSONANZA, announces the II Edition of the International Competition "PREMIO MUSICA NOVA".

The competition counts on a very high level Jury even this year: the Maestros Ennio Morricone (President of the Jury) and Franco Piersanti, will be joined by Lucio Gregoretti, Claudio Paradiso, Alberto Giraldi, Stefano Cucci, Paolo Rotili and Albino Taggeo.

The 2020 Edition (as specifically require Maestros Morricone and Piersanti) is intended to encourage more the young talents creativity and wants to add value and enrich the writing for solo instrument using a contemporary language: the attendees should submit the Commission a composition for solo violin or solo cello with a duration limit of 10 minutes. The challenge is intended for the musicians all around the world, with no age limit. The composition should be unpublished and unexecuted untill the end of the competition.

Art. 1 – Purpose
The PREMIO MUSICA NOVA International Competition is intended for original compositions. Specifically, it is finalized to the exploitation of new talents in musical writing.
Art. 2 – Admission requirement
The competition is addressed to musicians of all ages and nationalities. The competition is not held anonymously – that means that all the sent materials must contain the competitor’s name and surname. All the compositions must be unpublished and not awarded in previous competitions.
Art. 3 - Type of compositions
The pieces must be composed for Solo Violin or Solo Cello. The maximum time length for each one is of 10
minutes.

Please see attached pdf for further information and submission details PDF icon2020_premio_musica_nova_-_competition_announcement.pdf