Call out for Young Composers

Posted by Leonie Harris

Call out for Young Composers

Komposit: January – March 2018 Seeking Young Composers

Komposit is a three-month mentoring scheme managed by Firebird Trust, a music organisation that works across the East Midlands with professional and emerging musicians.

They are seeking 5 Young Composers to be part of this scheme, where you will be matched with professional musicians working towards an end performance at Lincoln Drill Hall and an Audio Recording.

Call for young composers

Do you write or make up your own tunes?

Would you love the opportunity to explore your creation further with an interesting mix of live musicians to work with?

Are you open to exploring music in directions you may not have thought of before?

If the answer to the questions above is yes then this project may well be for you.

Who are you?

You need to be aged 16-21 years and have an interest in music.

You do not need to be classically trained or be part of any particular genre of music. Whether you love classical, folk, jazz, electronica or make up tunes and songs in a pop/rock idiom this project could be for you.

You do not need to be able to read or score music but you will need to be able to communicate your ideas. You will get help doing this as part of the process.

If you are interested in applying please find more information here. The closing date for applications is Friday 10th November 12noon.