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Loadbang's 2023 International Commission Competition

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

New York City, New York, United States

Composers Must Submit:
-A work of chamber music written in 2018 or later for 2-7 players and/or singers, with or without electronics. It is recommended that the submitted work includes bass clarinet, trombone, trumpet, and/or male voice (though not required).
-A score (PDF) and recording is required (MIDI realizations are accepted)
​-CV (PDF required)

Rules and Regulations:
-This competition is now open internationally.
-There is NO FEE for participating in this competition.
-The deadline for submission is March 1, 2023.

-The winning composer will receive a prize of $1,000 as a commission to write a new piece, which will be premiered in New York City by loadbang in the Spring of 2024 or later.
-Tuition free participation and workshops with loadbang at the Longy School of Music's Divergent Studio from June 15-24, 2023 in Cambridge, MA. The winner is not required to participate in this festival.

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