The 2009 Competition is dedicated to music for Female Voice and Electronics and is open to composers of any nationality and of any age.
Scores should be for Female Voice and Electronics.
The overall duration of the work should be from 7 (seven) to 12 (twelve) minutes.
The voice part can be written for singing or reciting or both The performance must be live. The voice can also be treated with live electronics and should be written in the score; the electronic part should be from 2 (two) to 8 (eight) channels.
Candidates should utilize texts of which they possess the performing rights or texts whose copyright has expired. In the case of texts in a language which is not Italian, English or French, a translation must be attached in Italian, English or French..
The following material must be sent by the candidate to the Secretariat of Nuova Consonanza Festival:
1 – a complete description of the technical requirements for performing the work;
2 – a version of the eventual part for sounds recorded on Cd or data Dvd with separate or interlaced tracks, AIS or WAV file format, 16 or 24 bit resolution and 44100 Hz or higher sampling rate;
3 – the score in printed form;
4 – optionally, a complete recording on Cd audio (two channels).of a performance of the work; a MIDI simulation of the work may also be sent if it has never been performed.
The composer undertakes to himself fill the role of technician/performer foreseen in the score or else to appoint his own technician. All the equipment required for live electronics must be supplied by the composer, except for the microphones.
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