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 IŠ ARTI festival
Summary:Call for Orchestral/Chamber works
Deadline: 22 April 2019
Date Posted: 20 March 2019
Details: 1. General provisions
1.1. The aim of the Competition is to expand the repertoire of symphony and chamber ensembles, to foster the evolution of professional music in different styles.
1.2. The Organizer of the Competition is PI „Iš Arti“ (CC 302299198), within the scope of the festival (2019 11 15 – 2019 11 22).

2. Organizer
2.1. The Organizer is obliged to:
2.1.1. provide the information about the Competition via and IŠ ARTI Facebook page;
2.1.2. inform all the participants and winners about the process of the Competition;
2.1.3. award the winners;
2.1.4. indicate the composers publicly;

3. Conditions
3.1. The Competition entry is available for composers.
3.2. The Competition has no age restrictions.
3.3. By participating in the Competition, the winner grants the Organizer the right to reproduce and distribute the newly arranged composition (publish the work in score, release it on a compact disc (CD), perform publicly, broadcast, share on the Internet, etc.).
3.4. To enter the Competition, the Participant must fill in the form (DOC format) until the 22 th of April, 2019, with the following information:
3.4.1. Name, surname, year of birth, country;
3.4.2. Email and home addresses, mobile phone number;
3.4.3. a short description about the forthcoming composition (up to 300 words), preliminary or exact title of the composition, structure, year, link to the previously created composition and its’ record OR send 2 records of compositions in mp3 format.
3.5. The idea for a new composition is followed by one of the positions: symphony orchestra (position SymphoChance: 2222-4221-2perc-hrp-str (10-8-6-4-2) or instrumental ensemble (ChamberChance: 3vni-vla-2celli-pf).
3.6. The duration of the arranged composition must be 10 - 12 min.
3.7. The winner will be selected in the Competition and announced on the 27th of May, 2019. The winner of the best idea will be offered to create new composition for one of the above-mentioned positions; the prize will be awarded.
The winners of the Competition will be invited to the festival, providing opportunities to partially compensate accommodation and travel expenses (if any).
3.8. The selected participant / winner of the Competition provides the following information via e-mail
3.8.1. The score and parties of the original piece (Portable Document Format (PDF)), mp3 version;
3.9. One participant can participate only in one position (SymphoChanceor ChamberChance).
3.10. The winner of the Competition must submit the score and the required information by 3rd of September, 2019.
3.11. Entry fee – 40 eur (one-time, non-refundable).
3.11.1. The entry fee “For the Competition” is transferred to the account of the organizer, providing the name, surname of the participant, indicating the position SymphoChanceor ChamberChance.
3.11.2. Requisites:
PI „Iš Arti“, Company Code 302299198
Ukmerges str. 10-55, LT – 49407 Kaunas
Bank Account No. LT90 7300 0101 1387 3914, Swedbank LC, bank code 73000
3.12. The Organizer reserves the right to exclude an arranged composition that does not meet, or in any direct or indirect means has violated the entry requirements and regulations of the Competition
3.13. For more information please contact the coordinator of the competition Ms. Andrijana Filinaitė by e-mail

4. Jury, Evaluation Criteria, Awards
4.1. The Competition will be judged by five-member panel.
4.2. The evaluation criteria of the participating pieces are: creative idea and its’ relevance.
4.3. The authors of best compositions will receive the following financial awards:
SymphoChance – 2000 Euro
ChamberChance – 1000 Euro
Extra rewards such as special prizes, diplomas, etc. might also be awarded to the Participants.
4.4. The announcement of winners and award ceremony will take place at Kaunas State Philharmonic, duringIŠ ARTI festival (2019-11-15 – 2019-11-22). The compositions will be performed at the festival.

5. Final Provisions
5.1. By submitting the application, the participant agrees with the terms of the Competition.
5.2. The Organizer reserves the right to make adjustments to these Regulations, replace the members of the Jury, as well as change its number and the award distribution.
5.3. All disputes shall be resolved in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Lithuania and these Regulations.
5.4. For more information about the Competition please visit,https://www.musicalchairs.infoand
Entry Fee:€40