NATIONAL CENTRE FOR EARLY MUSIC, YOUNG COMPOSERS

NATIONAL CENTRE FOR EARLY MUSIC, YOUNG COMPOSERS
For composers under 18 years OR 19 - 25 years. To write an unaccompanied polyphonic motet for SSATB or 3 - 4 mins. The style will be suitable for the polyphonic singing style of the Tallis Scholars. Choice of two given texts (on website). Shortlisted composers will be invited to a workshop in York on 14th May 2020. They must attend. From there, 2 selected composers will be winners and their works will be performed by the Tallis Scholars in London on 24th September, 2020. The final will be streamed on the internet and broadcast on Radio 3. The work must not have been previously performed or published.
E: register.composers@ncem.co.uk
WEB: www.ncem.co.uk/composersaward2020
DEADLINE: Register by 21 February 2020. Finished work sent by 20 March 2020.

21 Feb 2020