Syllabus ID: 18.01
Competition: Chamber Ensemble CompositionTest Pieces 2017
An original composition for chamber ensemble, plus an accompanying programme note, approximately 200 words.
Time limit: 5 to 10 minutes
Previous winners not eligible.
Competition is open to all persons of Irish birth, those having at least one Irish parent, and to all bona fide residents in Ireland for a period of at least two years prior to the 1st of January in the year of the competition.
Age limit under 30 years on 1st January 2017.
Compositions, accompanied by entrance fee, to be sent to the Feis Ceoil office on or before Friday 20th January 2017. Each manuscript must bear a “nom de plume” only (not the composer’s name) and be accompanied by a completed application form bearing both the nom de plume and the composer's real name.
Translations of Irish words must accompany manuscripts.
Digital recordings may be submitted along with manuscripts.
NB: Please note changes made to this competition for 2017
Entrance Fees: €50.00
1st Prize: Eric de Courcy Cup and IMRO €1,000 AwardSorry you may not enter competitions from our Composers section online An entry form will be available for download and submission by post, from 10th October 2016.