Composition Open Call 2020

Theme: Innovate / Spearhead / Break Barriers

To compose a work:

Up to) 20 mins

Operatic in nature

Suitable for (up to 8) singers aged 12 - 19 years old, with the possible inclusion of adult singers

To utilize computer music (Garage Band etc.) as accompaniment.


Official Announcement
Sept 2019

Submission deadline
31st March 2020

Announcement of results
1st June 2020

Submission of piano score / practice track / audio file
1st Sept 2020

Submission of full / complete scores and parts
1st Nov 2020

Est. June 2021
Public Performance

Selection criteria:

Artistically-substantial with merit

Consideration will be given for works with practical requirements for logistical reasons

Terms and conditions:

Performance exclusivity of 2 years from date of premiere; NOS to be informed of subsequent performances by other companies

Prizes: (We reserve the right to not grant a First Prize; or select a tied Second / Third Prizes)

SGD 5000 (First Prize)
SGD 3500 (Second Prize)
SGD 2500 (Third Prize)

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