Call for composer residency

Call for Composer Residency “ FULLNESS OF EMPTINESS”

Eutopia Ensemble is pleased to announce its next Call for Composer Residency "Fullness of Emptiness". Composers are encouraged to submit works for piano, violin and cello for consideration, that might be programmed for the 2019 concert season "LE STRADE DEL SUONO". We are asking to submit works that fall under the theme of “full” and “empty” and their relationship. Composers are free to include also “working scores”, if accompanied by a detailed written concept or an abstract.

Two composers will be selected and invited to take part in a short residency in Torino at Fondazione Banna Spinola per l’Arte in the period 22-24 July 2019.

The residency will let composers trying out new thing and experimenting with performers. They will work along with:
- Eutopia Ensemble,
- a dancer creating a coreography about the new piece,


1. Any composer is eligible regardless of age, nationality, sex, color, creed, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or veteran status.

2. Composers may submit as many scores as they wish, but each work should be submitted as a separate entry and will require a separate fee. Theme of the work: FULLNESS OF EMPTINESS.

3. Every submission must have a duration between 4 and 8 minutes.

4. Every submission must include both score and individual instrument parts.

5. Each entry requires a fee of 10 euros. Link paypal:
or by Bank transfer to Associazione il Gioco dell’Arte
IBAN: - IT87 U033 5901 6001 0000 0075 312
Causal: call for score

6. Each entry of one score must be emailed in .pdf format to along with:

An info sheet (.pdf, .doc, .docx, .odt, or .txt ) with composer’s name, title of the submission, length of work, short bio, and contact information

7. Application deadline: all submissions must be sent and fees paid by 11:59 pm UTC+1h on July 7, 2019. Entries received after this date will not be considered.

8. The results will be announced on our website and across our social media platforms. Selected works and concepts must be sent in full score and parts by 11:59 pm UTC+1h on September 1, 2019.

Eutopia Ensemble Staff

7 Jul 2019
Euro (EUR)