OPEN CALL: Meet the Composer Commissioning Music/USA 2007

Jan 16, 2007 10:01 pm
Meet The Composer is a national organization founded in 1974 that has revolutionized the environment for composers in this country. Its mission is to increase opportunities for composers of every style of music by fostering the creation, performance, dissemination, and appreciation of their work. Commissioning Music/USA is a landmark commissioning program developed by Meet The Composer in response to a critical need on the part of the music community. Commissioning Music/USA provides national support for the commissioning and multiple performances of new works representing all styles of music. The program provides support for emerging and established composers, promotes wider knowledge and appreciation of contemporary works, and encourages organizations to work together to build the repertoire for new music. Deadline: January 26, 2007 for the following categories: small ensembles, orchestra, chorus, concert band, jazz band, and solo works.