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Winners Announced!! Seattle Composers Alliance 2nd Annual International Call for Scores.

January 28, 2016

Seattle, WA, January 27, 2016 – The Seattle Composers Alliance announces the finalists of its Second Annual Call for Scores, instrumentation of which was specified for a combination of players up to and including string quartet and not to exceed seven minutes in length. Entries are guaranteed anonymity in the judging process. Participants ranged geographically from the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Canada and beyond, as well as local contributions from Seattle and throughout the United States. The ten winning pieces will be performed on April 26th by the NOCCO String Quartet, as a part of the Wayward Music Series.at The Chapel at the Good Shepherd Center, starting at 7:30pm.

Prizes:

•First place winner will receive a 1-year Full Membership, a studio quality recording of their piece, and a free-invitation to participate in next year’s Call for Scores. Full Membership includes priority participation in “Fly Film Making” (Seattle International Film Festival) and other composing opportunities, priority registration for Film Meets Music networking events, discount entry fees to selected events throughout the year, reduced admission to SCA-sponsored events, free admission to SCA members-only networking nights, access to SCA members-only online articles, access to SCA members-only videos of select live events, project leads from the SCA Web site’s “Need a Composer?” request form.

•Second and third place winners, in addition to the performance and recording, will receive 1-year Associate Memberships. Associate Membership includes reduced admission to SCA-sponsored events, free admission to SCA members-only networking nights, access to SCA members-only online articles, access to SCA members-only videos of select live events, project leads from the SCA website’s “Need a Composer?” request form.

Congratulations to our 2015 Winners!

Our hearty congratulations to this year’s winners listed below in alphabetical order. Last year’s First Place winner, Jiyoung Kim, is represented again for 2015 with a solo cello piece, “Garak.”

Rodrigo Batalha, “Pulse”
Diane Berry, “Chasing the Raven”
Jeff Chambers, “Whitewater”
William Cooper, “Elegy”
Daniele Di Virgilio, “The Guild of Sorcerer’s Apprentices”
Heidi Fivash, “Lifespan”
Philip Kenworthy, “Fire Dance”
Jiyoung Kim, “Garak”
Andrea Montalbano, “Geometric Game”
William Toutant, “Smidgen”

At the end of this concert, a first, second, and third place winner will be announced from the stage.

The Seattle Composers Alliance presents it’s  2nd Annual Call for Scores, with the NOCCO String Quartet, as a part of the Wayward Music Series at The Chapel at the Good Shepherd Center. Having received submissions from throughout the US, Brazil, China, Italy, and more, 10 finalists will be announced on January 25th. At the concert on April 26th, a first, second, and third place winner will be announced from the stage.

For complete details on our Call For Scores click Here

Concert Date set for April 26, 2016 at the Good Shepard Center Chapel Performance Hall:

Concert details coming soon!

Listen to winners from the  our 2014 Call For Scores on Soundcloud

2014’s winners with performance by the St. Helens String Quartet.

Details

Date:
January 28, 2016