2018 Call for scores
Opening date: Sunday 1 April 2018 Closing date: Friday 30 November 2018 (11:59PM Australian Eastern Standard Time)
INFORMATION:Miyama & Ryan are calling for scores to premiere on their tour of Japan & Australia during September 2019. Chosen works will be performed in concerts in Melbourne, Tasmania, Brisbane, Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka & Kagawa.
Open to works for recorder solo, koto solo or recorder & koto duo :: Works can be previously performed or published
Works with electronics will be considered
If providing a work with text, please ensure you have access to the relevant copyrights and approvals to use this textIf applicable please list the author of the text
Maximum duration: 20 minutes.
You must have a google account to upload your score to this form. If you don't, send the required information and score attachment to email@example.com
Any questions email: firstname.lastname@example.orgCheck out a video of Miyama & Ryan improvising: https://youtu.be/njprDnf0EIk
INSTRUMENTS LISTMIYAMA: 17-string bass koto, 13-string koto
For more information on writing for koto contact Miyama: email@example.com
RYAN: Many different types of recorders are available. Other recorder types not on the list below can be acquired if necessary.
RENAISSANCE design: (all at A=440hz)Soprano in C, Alto in F & G, Tenor in C, Basset in F & G, Bass in C
TRANSITIONAL design: (Renaissance-Baroque)Alto in G at A=440Hz
BAROQUE design:A=440Hz - Garklein in C, Sopranino in F, Soprano in C, Alto in F, Tenor in C, Basset in FA=415Hz - Alto in F (Can use as an Alto in E at A=440Hz), Tenor in D (C# etc), Tenor in C (B etc), Tenor in Bb (A etc)A=392Hz - Soprano in C (Can use as Soprano in Bb at A=440Hz)
MODERN design:Paetzold contrabass in F (A=440Hz)G Ganassi (3 joints, A=415, 440, 466)C Ganassi (2 joints, A=415, 440)
For more information on writing for recorder visit: http://instrumentalways.com/ or contact Ryan: firstname.lastname@example.org
CONDITIONSSubmission Deadline: Friday 30 November 2018 (11:59PM Australian Eastern Standard Time)No entry fee / No age limitYou may submit multiple works.The selection will be made by Monday 17 December 2018. The result will be announced on Miyama's and Ryan's websites and the Duo's facebook page. The result will also be communicated to all successful participants via email individually.Approximately 6 pieces will be chosen to be performed throughout the tour.
INFORMATION for Selected Works & Composers
All rights of the selected works will remain with the composers, except for the performance right ONLY for the tour of Japan & Australia during September 2019. Dates tbc.There will be no cash prize.Rehearsal for composers residing outside of Japan or Australia will be done through recording correspondence or on web streaming.Composers are encouraged to come to the concerts, however, composers must pay travel expenses themselves. A recording of each work chosen will be supplied to the successful composers.