The Ithaca New Music Collective Call for Scores

Entry Deadline: February 15, 2019

The Ithaca New Music Collective is a group of musicians in Ithaca, NY dedicated to performing works written by composers from Ithaca College, Cornell University, and the Ithaca community. The collective strives to bring the music of Ithaca to its community and beyond.


Who can apply

Any composer who is currently living in Ithaca and vicinity, or has lived in Ithaca in the past.


Duration

Submissions can be of any length, although preference will be given to works under 12 minutes for inclusion in the March 18th concert


Instrumentation

Mezzo Soprano (for more information see www.caitlinmathes.com )

Flute/piccolo/alto flute/bass flute (1 player)

Oboe/English horn (English Horn including B flat extensions)

Trombone

Percussion (vibraphone and a 4.3 octave marimba available)

Violin

Double Bass (no C extension)

    1. Any subset of the ensemble can be submitted, although preference will be given to works utilizing the full ensemble

    2. Additional electronics / media is accepted


How to submit

Send an email to ithacanewmusiccollective@gmail.com including the following:

  1. Subject Line: INMC March 18, 2019 Call for Scores Submission

  2. Score in PDF format

  3. Recording/MIDI realization if available

  4. Contact information: Name, email address, phone number

  5. Statement explaining the applicant’s connection to Ithaca


Between six and eight compositions will be selected for inclusion in the next INMC concert at Argos Warehouse in Ithaca on Monday, March 18, 2018. Applicants are required to attend one rehearsal either in person or via Skype.