Gilgamesh International Composition Competition
Deadline // November 1, 2020
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If you have been sitting on a chamber piece inspired by the story of Gilgamesh, read on. The Gilgamesh Art & Culture Foundation welcomes submissions of works inspired by Gilgamesh and Assyrian culture that feature 1-8 of the following instruments: flute/piccolo, clarinet (b-flat, bass), french horn, violin, cello, harp, percussion, and duduk. Works must be 5-8 minutes in duration. There is a $15 USD application fee (you can contact the organizers if the fee is prohibitive). Cash prizes will be given for first, second, and third place pieces, and eight pieces will be selected for performance.