Greenlight New Music Festival

Call for Scores

The Greenlight New Music Festival will be held October 15-17, 2018, in Duluth, MN. This festival is a celebration of contemporary classical music featuring composers and performers from Minnesota and around the country.

Composers of all ages and nationalities are invited to submit solo or chamber works composed within the last ten years to be considered for performance. Pieces of any instrumentation and style will be considered. Programming preference will be given to those who provide their own performers. A submission maximum of two per composer is allowed. There is no submission fee.

Email the following to with the subject “CALL FOR SCORES”:

-A PDF document containing the following information:
+Composer’s name
+Brief biography of composer
+Composer’s description of the work including but not limited to instrumentation, duration, and performance history (if any). Please include any pertinent performance and program notes.
+Can you provide your own performers?
+Will you be attending the festival?

-PDF of the piece

-MP3 recording (MIDI or live; optional)

Participants will receive a professional audio recording of their performance. Selected composers are strongly encouraged (but not required) to attend the festival. Preference will be given to composers who can provide their own performers. Please note that Greenlight New Music Festival is unable to financially compensate selected performers and composers.

The deadline is August 1 at 11:59 p.m. Composers will be notified by August 15. Selected composers will need to provide parts by August 30. The Greenlight New Music Festival will take place October 15-17, 2018.

1 Aug 2018
U.S. Dollar (USD)