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Calls

On this website we will constantly publish new calls for the next Darmstadt Summer Course (29 July to 14 August 2016). The calls will all be similarly structured, so that the essential facts are easily to be found at first sight. At the end of each call we will summarize the application procedure. Most of the calls are for Summer Course participants only.

Internal Call for Scores: Chamber Sessions

Tutor: Marcus Weiss (Coordination)
Workshop with selection procedure
For participants of the instrumental and composition courses
Submission deadline: 3 June 2016


Coordinated by saxophone tutor Marcus Weiss, the Chamber Sessions are offering chamber music experience in the field of New Music for instrumentalists coming to Darmstadt. Registered participants of the Darmstadt composition courses are invited to submit ONE finished and already performed score for 3 to 5 players for the Chamber Sessions by 3 June 2016.

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historage: Call for Remixes / Re-workings / Responses

Submission Deadline: 25 May 2016

 

Distractfold, in collaboration with the Internationales Musikinstitut Darmstadt (IMD) and the Goethe Institut, would like to invite emerging composers, sound artists and electronic music producers to participate in the historage project.

 

We are seeking short remixes, reworkings or responses to selected recordings from the IMD archive: Interested artists should email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register their interest in the project and in order to be given access to material from the archive.

 

The deadline of the first stage of submissions for historage has been moved to 25 May due to demand and last minute responses to our call for participation. To clarify a point raised by many dozens of participants, you are clear to use all, some, or one of the provided works as source material, and to combine this material with anything else as you see fit. There are no aesthetic criteria for this submission.

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Accordion Guitar Workshop

Workshop with selection process

For participants of the accordion, guitar, and composition courses
Submission deadline for scores and parts: 30 June 2016

 

During the Darmstadt Summer Course 2016 Krassimir Sterev (accordion tutor) and Yaron Deutsch (guitar tutor) will offer a workshop for accordionists, guitarists and composers.
New duos for accordion and guitar will be workshopped, followed by a concert presenting many of the resulting works.

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Internal Call: Cello Piano Composition Workshop

Tutors: Lucas Fels, Brian Ferneyhough, Nicolas Hodges

Workshop with selection process

For participants of the composition, piano, and cello courses
Application deadline: 30 June 2016

 

During the Darmstadt Summer Course 2016 Lucas Fels (cello tutor), Nicolas Hodges (piano tutor) and Brian Ferneyhough (composition tutor) will offer a workshop for cellists, pianists, and composers.
New pieces for cello and piano will be workshopped, followed by a concert presenting many of the resulting works. Questions of individual instrumental writing, concepts of chamber music, and compositional concerns will be explored in parallel. A free exchange of ideas between all participants will be encouraged.

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