THE COMPETITION!One composer and their composition will be selected through national competition to complete the roster and be featured on our new video album! The winner will receive a $750 prize, as well as multiple performances of their work in connection with the project.
ELIGIBILITY-Applicant must be between the ages of 18 and 35 as of July 1, 2020.-Applicant must be a citizen of the United States of America.-Applicants should be composers at the early stages of their careers.-Applicant must follow application instructions- incomplete applications will not be accepted.
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?We are looking for a piece that is 1-2 minutes in length that is part of a larger narrative that chronicles the ten years of the Catalyst Quartet. The winning composition will be the final piece on the video-album, and so we ask that you consider the following directives while writing your piece: FUTURE INNOVATIONPURPOSE OPTIMISM
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONSThrough the free online application, you will be asked to submit the following:-Biography-Score for the 1-2 minute string quartet-A copy of your passport.
DEADLINE: JULY 1, 2019
NOTIFICATIONS AND PRIZE DETAILS-The winner will be announced by March 1, 2020.-Only one composer and his/her piece will be chosen.-The selected composer will be awarded a cash prize of $750.-The selected composer will be featured on a video album by the Catalyst Quartet to be released in the summer of 2020.
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