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Call for Works: Developing Young Performers Repertoire within a Contemporary Idiom

 Call for Works: Developing Young Performers Repertoire within a Contemporary Idiom
Summary:Writing for young players
Deadline: 15 March 2018
Date Posted: 11 January 2018
Details: The European University Cyprus, as part of the “Interfaces” project, is announcing a call-for-works. The aim of this call is to develop a contemporary idiom repertoire for young performers aged between 6-10 years old.

At least four works will be selected for performance and workshop that will take place in Cyprus during Summer 2018 and Fall 2019.

Theme of the call: “Introducing young performers to the world of New Music”

We particularly welcome works with a pedagogical character that would address young performers aged 6-10 and considered as an introduction to new music. Therefore, composers must include any concept/technique/aesthetic direction which would justify what is universally understood as contemporary idiom in Music.

• Composers of any age and nationality are invited to submit up to two works from the following combinations:

1. Bassoon duet(student with teacher part)
2. Classical Guitar Trio(either two students with teacher part)
3. Violin duet(either two students or student with teacher part)

• Works should not exceed five (5) minutes
• Submission deadline, 15 March 2018
• Submit Scores to
• A panel comprised from the instrumental teachers participating into the project and the composers George Christofi and Evis Sammoutis will meet towards the end of March to select at least four works

For any inquiries about this call, please contact