United States
Bangor, ME, United States
Posted: 04 Jun 2019
Ellis-Beauregard Foundation Composer Award

Ellis-Beauregard Foundation Composer Award

04 Jun - 01 Aug, 2019

The Ellis-Beauregard Foundation Composer Award will grant $20,000 to a composer to write a new orchestral work to be premiered by the Bangor Symphony Orchestra in Maine during the 2020-2021 season. The inaugural award jury is comprised of celebrated composers Nico Muhly and Gabriela Lena Frank, and Grammy Award-winning conductor

The competition is open to composers who currently live in the United States, ages 18 and over. Composers may be in any stage of their careers. Applicants who are or will be students enrolled in degree granting programs are ineligible.


$20,000 commission to write a new orchestral work 15 to 20 minutes in length. Must be delivered electronically by September 1, 2020. Travel /lodging will be provided to attend the new work’s premiere and rehearsals.

Apply online with CV, 2 scores and 2 corresponding recordings. Submit by August 1, 2019. Awardee announced in October 2019.
Closing date: 01 Aug 2019
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