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New Year, New Music: Royal Northern Sinfonia Young Composers' Competition

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13 October 2017

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NEW YEAR, NEW MUSIC

Royal Northern Sinfonia: Young Composers’ Competition

 

  • An opportunity for composers studying at undergraduate or postgraduate level in the 17/18 academic year, at a UK university or conservatoire to write a piece of up to 8’ duration for chamber orchestra instrumentation.

  • Successful applicants will have their composition workshopped by Royal Northern Sinfonia with the advice of a distinguished jury on Wednesday 22 November 2017. 

  • Three selected compositions will be performed by RNS to a live audience at Sage Gateshead on the evening of Friday 26th January 2018, conducted by Music Director Lars Vogt, during which a winner will be selected.

  • First prize: £1500, Runners Up (x2): £1000

 

DEADLINE: 5PM, FRIDAY 13 OCTOBER 2017

 

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