Coming Home – Call For Proposals 2017

Third annual call for scores for The Art Song Collaborative Project:
This year our Collaborative Music Drama “Coming Home” will explore the emotions and conflicts of people fleeing the home they’ve known their whole lives in search of new beginnings. We are looking for composers from around the world who will collaborate with Canadian artists to write a New Music Drama through Art Song.

For this year’s collaborative project we are looking for three composers who will join 12 Canadian composers and will write one Art Song exploring the ideas mentioned above. The Art Songs must be written for any combination of:

Soprano AND Piano
Mezzo Soprano Cello

The Premiere of the New Music Drama “Coming Home” will be on July 2018 (date TBD) in Toronto, ON, with a second performance in London, ON.

To Apply send the following information to
1. A short bio (PDF)
2. A CV with list of compositions (PDF)
3. 2 or 3 score examples (PDF) with recording (mp3, mp4, aiff, or link to Youtube, or Soundcloud). At least one example should be for voice.
4. A small proposal of what you would like to write for the music drama “Coming Home” if you were selected (instrumentation included)

Due date is: October 30th, 2017.
The composers will be notified by November 15th, 2017.

Any questions please email:


30 Oct 2017