RNCM Festival of Brass 2007Artistic Director- Paul Hindmarsh
YOUNG COMPOSER PREMIÈRES
A call for new compositions for brass band
Young composers (up to the age of 30) are invited to submit new or previously unperformed works for the RNCM’s forthcoming Festival of Brass, 26 – 28 January 2007.Selected works will be performed in a concert première given by the RNCM Brass Band during the festival and should be a maximum of 8 minutes duration.
Closing date for entries: Monday 6 November 2006
Short-list closed rehearsals: Wednesday 13 & Friday 14 December 2006
Young Composer Premières: Saturday 27 January 2006
The Royal Northern College of Music’s Festival of Brass provides a unique opportunity for world-renowned brass bands to perform the finest and most original brass compositions from the past 100 years.
The 2007 Festival, which celebrates the 150th birthday of Elgar, will also feature the music of Robert Simpson and a number of contemporary composers performed by the leading brass bands in the land, including Black Dyke, Foden’s Richardson, BAYV (Cory) and Brighouse & Rastrick.
Application forrm here: Composers' Premieres Application form.doc
To register your interest and to obtain full information, please contact:
RNCM Festival of Brass
2 The Coppice
Tel: +44(0)1223 234090