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International Amadeus Contest of Choral Composition 2013

The 7th International Amadeus Choral Composition Contest Contemp-Coralia 2013 has opened for entries from choral composers and students of all nationalities, under no limit of age.

The contest is one of the activities of the Contemp-Coralia project, which aims to promote and dynamize contemporary music and musicians inside and outside the Extremadura region.

Entries are being accepted in different categories. Four main prizes and a special prize will be awarded in 2013.

The 7th International Amadeus Choral Composition Contest Has Opened for Entries

The current International Amadeus Contest of Choral Composition is aimed at choral composers and students of all nationalities, no limit of age, which are interested in promoting contemporary music, with a special emphasis on music from Extremadura, its development and promotion.

The themes of compositions are free, but in order to be eligible for the prize that will be awarded to the “best work with a theme relevant to Extremadura”, works will necessarily be based on melodies/texts from or related to Extremadura.

The Amadeus contest will award four (4) main prizes – each consisting of €500, performance, edition of the work and promotion – and other special prizes, such as the “Outstanding Work” prize.

Please find further details for the submission process in the complete official rules, on the official website.