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 Left Edge Percussion
Summary:Percussion competition
Deadline: 15 February 2020
Date Posted: 18 December 2019
Details: Left Edge Percussion ensemble in residence at the Oregon Center for the Arts at Southern Oregon University, seeks submissions for our 2019–20 Composition Competition. We are interested in composers from diverse backgrounds, media, and musical ideas to compose a new percussion ensemble work for 4–6 players to be premiered by Left Edge Percussion.

-$1,000 Prize
-Certificate of Competition First Prize
-$500 travel stipend
-Composer’s residency (required) at Southern Oregon University.
Arrival: Monday, May 25. Departure: Friday, May 29, 2020
-Housing and meals provided
-World premiere of new work by Left Edge Percussion on Thursday, May 28, 2020, 7:30 pm
-Livestream of concert
-Archival audio and video recording
-Professionally bound score of new work, autographed by members of Left Edge Percussion
-New composition’s inclusion in the SOU Hannon Library and the SOU Percussion Library

Number of players: 4–6
-Length of work: 5-15 minutes
-Instrumentation: open
-With or without electronics .mp3 recording optional

-Deadline for submission is February 15, 2020, 11:59:59 pm Pacific Standard Time

Compositions submitted must be new works which have not yet been performed, recorded, orselected for another prize.

Prize winner will be notified via email by March 1, 2020