Works chosen will be performed at the 23rd West Cork Chamber Music Festival 29 June – 8 July 2018
West Cork Music invites Irish composers under 35 years of age on 1st January 2018 to submit works for string quartet (violin, violin, viola, cello) of between 5-8 minutes duration for performance at the 23rd West Cork Chamber Music Festival.
Four works will be selected. The composer of each selected work will receive a prize of €500 and up to three nights B&B at the Festival.
They will be asked to attend the Young Composers Forum at the Festival on Sunday 1 July, which will be directed by an international Composer, where the winning pieces will be played through by a quartet on the Festival’s masterclass programme. The premieres will take place during the Festival in the Town Concert series 2-7 July.
Deadline for submission is 20 March 2018