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Edmonton Festival of New Music, March 20-22, 2015 Featuring the Music Of György Ligeti

New Music Edmonton is proud to announce that its fourth annual festival of new music will be taking place March 20-22, 2015. The festival will include a wide array of concerts, talks and other events and promises to be an exciting weekend. We are now accepting submissions for the festival so please send us your work! Please note that submission of works does not guarantee inclusion in the festival.

**Performance materials for all chosen works must be available within 2 weeks of notification of inclusion in the Festival.**


  • Wind Quintet (flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon)
  • Concert works of no more than 12 minutes’ duration ensembles including any of flute, clarinet, violin, ‘cello, piano, percussion and saxophone, with or without electronics
  • Electro-acoustic works (live or pre-recorded)
  • Improvisations and cross-disciplinary collaborations (proposals submitted by those intending to perform)

Others? If you have something that is not in the categories above, feel free to send an inquiry.

Electronic submissions in PDF and MP3 format preferred:

  • Application fee* (Non-members only, see below)
    • A brief written explanation of the work (200 words max)
    • Overview of the technical requirements of the work, noting what you will provide and what you would like us to acquire
      • Biography (100 words maximum)
      • Contact Information
      • Scores and parts, and/or MP3 recordings, where applicable

Submission Fee: New Music Edmonton members are exempt from the application fee. Non- members are subject to a fee of $20.00, payable electronically by PayPal (at, or either by cheque/ money order, payable to “Society for New Music in Edmonton”.

Non-members may also purchase a membership including full privileges for $40.00 ($20.00 for students).

All works must be received by New Music Edmonton by December 10, 2014 at the following address:


Other inquiries:  Cheques/ money orders may be sent to: New Music Edmonton, 8065 104 St. PO Box 95053 Whyte PO Edmonton, AB T6E 0E5


2015 Now Hear This fee

 Thank you!