In association with the International Competition “Franz Schubert and Modern Music” (FS&MM), contemporary compositions for piano trio are sought. The prime aim of this competition is to encourage the creation of new works in this chamber music genre. The prizewinning work will be on the programme as a compulsory piece of music in the 3rd round of the FS&MM, taking place in 2018, in the category “Piano Trio”, i. e. it will be played by all ensembles in this round. The competition shall be open to the public, encouraging composers of all nations to take part.
To be submitted:
A composition for a trio comprising piano, violin and violoncello.
The work must neither already have been accepted for a premiere performance, nor been performed in public, nor been awarded a prize, nor been published.
Maximum length: 15 minutes
Latest date for submission: February 28th, 2017 (date of postmark, email)
Please address your entry to:
Leonhardstraße 15, 8010 Graz, Austria
The scores must be submitted as three anonymous copies in a separate envelope or electronically in PDF format (max. format DIN A3), marked with a code name chosen by the applicant.
Age limit for composers:
38 years, born after March 1st, 1978
Jury: Annette Bik, Chia Chou, Clemens Gadenstätter, Klaus Lang, Alexander Stankovski, Johannes Maria Staud, Annette Schlünz