Every two years the Foundation intends to award a prize of 3000 Euro in order to stimulate the creation of new works. Composers of any age or nationality may submit one electroacoustic work in each category.
A: works for tape / live electronics only, maximal duration 10 minutes. B: works for tape / live electronics and one to eight instruments, maximal duration 15 minutes. C: works for mixed media, maximal duration 20 minutes
Works may already have been performed but they must have been composed not more than five years ago. The composer of the winning work must provide the performance material. The work should be fit for performance using a stereo or quadraphonic loudspeaker system (PA provided by the concert hall); furthermore composers / performers should be able to bring their own performance material / equipment. The performance may not result in charges such as travelling costs for the composer, fees for rental or for performance material, fees for performers other than the ones mentioned above, broadcasting companies or a CD production.
Submissions may be sent before 5 May 2010 (postmark) to:
Annelie de Man
1e Tuindwarsstraat 3
1015 RT Amsterdam/NL
The composer should send:
– A digital biography in English.
– Title, duration and scoring of the work.
– Programme notes in English.
– A score and the tape part on CD.
– A recording of the complete work, a MIDI version is permitted.
The winner will be notified by mail and/or email, results will also be published on page news