Composition Competition 2021

Classic Pure Vienna is a competition organization based in Vienna, which aims to support new composers and young musicians of our time from all over the world.

    Eligibility
  • The competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities. Works that have not won any competitions in the past may be submitted.

    Regulation
  • The competition is open to composers of all ages and nationalities.

  • Unpublished works and works that have not won any competitions in the past may be submitted.

  • Participants may submit as many compositions as they want.

  • The works may be for chamber ensemble (duo, trio, quartet, quintet, etc.) or for orchestra.

  • Electronics may also be used.

  • A recording of the composition must be included.

  • The recording may be either an mp3 file or a video link.

  • All pdf scores must be sent anonymously, only a pseudonym may be written on the score.

  • The composition may have one or more movements.

  • Works must be no shorter than 3 minutes in duration. Longer works may be submitted.

  • Application DEADLINE: 30th September 2021

  • Announcement: 15th October 2021

  • If the pandemic doesn't end, there will be no awards ceremony due to corona restrictions. The jury committee will evaluate the compositions and the winners will be published online.

  • If more than one applicant gets the same points, the award may be divided among those participants.

    Application
  • Pdfs of scores and recordings must be received by September 30, 2021. 

  • Computer realizations will be accepted if a live recording is not available. 

  • Winners will be informed by email on October 15, 2021. 

   Judging
  • A jury assembled by Classic Pure Vienna will judge the scores. The Jury’s decisions cannot be appealed.

  • By agreeing to take part in the competition, all competitors undertake to accept and not contest these decisions. The jury is not required to provide personal feedback and comments on participating compositions.

  • If the participants receive the same number of points from the juries, they receive the prize together and this rule is considered accepted.

  • Jury members are Martin Kerschbaum, Mirza Kapetanovic, Chikara Shiojima, Cagri Beklen, 

    Prizes
     
  • 1st Prize: 1.000, - Euro & certificate

  • 2nd Prize:   500, - Euro & certificate

  • 3rd Prize:    250, - Euro & certificate

    Registration fee
  • There is an entry fee of 35, - Euros for each composition.

  • It is possible to participate with more than one composition under one name, in that case, an entry fee of 35, - Euros must be paid for each composition.

  • The entry fee has to be paid using the following data. 


        Bank: Bank Austria UniCredit
        Name: Culture Meeting Point
        IBAN: AT96 1200 0006 0177 8103

        Bank Code: (bic/swift): BKAUATWW
        BIC: BKAUATWW

 

        ALL TRANSFER AND BANK CHARGES ARE TO BE COVERED BY THE APPLICANT.

 

        TO ENTER: Email your score in PDF format and the recording in MP3 format to the address: 
         verein.culturemeetingpoint@gmail.com

        Organization:
        Office Classic Pure Vienna
        Diefenbachgasse 54/2c+d 
        A-1150 Wien Austria
        classicpurevienna@gmail.com

        www.classicpurevienna.com


        Deadline: September 30, 2021

        Announcement: October 15, 2021

        Entry Fee: 35, - (ALL TRANSFER AND BANK CHARGES ARE TO BE COVERED BY THE APPLICANT.)
        Currency: Euro (EUR)

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