Composition Course reMusik.org

DATES

The program will run from May 17th (Arrival Date) — 27th (Departure Date), 2019 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Group A: 1st March 2019 (The results will be announced on Tuesday, March 5th, 2019);
Group B: 15th March 2019 (The results will be announced on Wednesday, March 20th, 2019);
Group C: 10th April 2019 (The results will be announced on Monday, April 15th, 2019);
Free Auditors: 25th April 2019.

TUTORS

Raphaël Cendo (France), Oscar Bianchi (Switzerland), and Vladimir Tarnopolsky (Russia).

ELIGIBILITY

All composers age 18 and over

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

All applications must be submitted online through application form on https://en.remusik.org/academy/courses/composition/

The jury will select 25 composers into three groups*: 6 Composers (Group A), 14 Composers (Group B), and 5 Composers (Group C). Each group gives participants a possibility to advance their skills through the following opportunities:

Group A
- 3 hours of individual lessons (One lesson with each tutor);
- Performance and professional recording of their work at one of the festival concerts;
- 45-minutes presentation of their work;
- Access to all events and concerts.

Group B
- 3 hours of individual lessons (One lesson with each tutor);
- Performance a part of their work during 1—2 workshops/reading sessions with soloists and ensembles-in-residence;
- 45-minutes presentation of their work;
- Access to all events and concerts.

Group C
- 3 hours of individual lessons (One lesson with each tutor);
- 45-minutes presentation of their work;
- Access to all events and concerts.

Free Auditors
Auditors are welcome to join the St. Petersburg International New Music Festival. This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to learn from the accomplished artists and be immersed within the excitement of the Festival. All auditors receive all the benefits of observing experienced artists working with students. They will additionally have access to all concerts, and events.

*You may apply for multiple selection groups.

SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS

In addition to the application form, please submit the following:

Group A
- 2-3 scores (submitted electronically in .pdf format via Dropbox, Google Drive or similar);
- Recordings of 1-2 works (submitted electronically via Dropbox, Google Drive or similar);
- Biography.

Notes:
At least one of the scores must to be submitted for one of the following lineups:
- flute, clarinet, oboe, violin, viola, cello, piano, percussion (1-5 performers)
- piano and string quartet (1-5 performers)
- 2 pianos, 2 percussionists (1-4 performers)

Adding electronics to each lineup is possible, but before you submit your application, please send your technical rider to check the details.
email us at contact@remusik.org

Composers admitted to the composition course (Group A) must send, no later than Friday, March 15th, 2019, the score and the instrumental parts of the piece to be used for performance in the concert.

Group B
- 2-3 scores (submitted electronically in .pdf format via Dropbox, Google Drive or similar);
- Recordings of 1-2 works (submitted electronically via Dropbox, Google Drive or similar);
- Biography.

Notes:
Applicants are requested in the below list to select two of the available instrumental lineups for participation in the workshops/reading sessions (the selection committee accepts 1 or 2 of them):
- flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, percussion (1-6 performers)
- alto saxophone, soprano saxophone (one soloist)
- 2 pianos, 2 percussionists (1-4 performers)
- flute, oboe, clarinet, violin, viola, cello (1-6 performers)

Composers admitted to the workshop (Group B) must send, no later than Friday, April 5, 2019, the score and the instrumental parts of the piece to be used for participation in the workshop.

Group C
- 2-3 scores (submitted electronically in .pdf format via Dropbox, Google Drive or similar);
- Recordings of 1-2 works (submitted electronically via Dropbox, Google Drive or similar);
- Biography.

INCENTIVES

1— 3 Participants will be selected to be performed on the next Festival in 2020 and their work to be published by Edition reMusik.org.

PARTICIPATION FEE

Group A: €540
Group B: €430
Group C: €290
Free auditors: €150

Payment can be made in two instalments: after selection results and upon arrival to Saint-Petersburg. For more information visit https://en.remusik.org/academy/courses/composition/

REQUIREMENTS

- English Language
- Foreign students will receive an official invitation to the festival from the Saint-Petersburg Contemporary Music Center "reMusik.org". Students living in countries that have visa services with the Russian Federation, must apply for their visa, independently, at the nearest embassy or consulate of the Russian Federation.
- Travel, housing, living costs and visa expenses are the individual responsibility of the participants and reMusik.org is not responsible for paying that.

For more information about course visit https://en.remusik.org/academy/courses/composition/
If you have any questions contact us at admissions@remusik.org

1 Mar 2019