Composition Deadlines

Last edited 1/22/17. To have a deadline added to this list, email Daniel Corral at danielcorral@calarts.edu

For more project assistance grants, check the Calarts Student Affairs page.

Here is the Ensemble Proposal Form.


Spring 2017 deadlines


1/28

Student Affairs Project Grants

Approximate deadline, reviewed at the end of each month


2/7

ESP Night #2 Proposals due

Concert on 2/21 in ROD at 8pm


Mid-February

Inner Outer Beast proposals due

Approximate deadline. Actual deadline TBA


3/3

Interdisciplinary Project Grants 


3/31

Student Affairs Project Grants

Approximate deadline, reviewed at the end of each month


4/11

ESP Night #3 proposals due

Concert on 4/25 in ROD at 8pm


4/30

Student Affairs Project Grants

Approximate deadline, reviewed at the end of each month


5/1

WaveCave proposals due 

 

 

PAST DEADLINES



 


Fall 2016 deadlines

9/20

Independent Study/project deadline


9/23

Fulbright U.S. Student Program (CalArts Campus Deadline. )


9/26

Student Composer Reading/Recording Session

“October 31 [score due by October 17, parts due by October 24]
Student Composer Reading/Recording Session – 9am – 2pm – ROD
[3 new student works – ensemble determined by interest]”


9/26

Baroque Concert [Organized by Andrew McIntosh]

“Baroque Concert [Organized by Andrew McIntosh]
[score due by October 17, parts due by November 1]
[1 student work – must be performable without conductor]”


9/26

Student Composer Reading/Recording Session

“November 14 [score due by October 24, parts due by November 7]
Student Composer Reading/Recording Session – 9am – 2pm – ROD
[3 new student works – ensemble determined by interest]”


9/26

Ensemble Concert

“December 5 [score due by October 24, parts due by November 7]
Ensemble Concert – 8pm – Beast
Core Repertoire:
Michelle Lou – Opening
Rick Burkhardt – Calf
Robert Wannamaker – Tract
ensemble: trumpet, trombone, cello, piano, guitar, 2 perc
[3 – 4 student works]”


9/26

gnarwhallaby concert

“February 7 [score draft due by December 16, parts due by January 9]
gnarwhallaby concert – 8pm – Beast
[clarinets, trombones, cello, piano]
Core gnarwhallaby rep
[3 – 4 student works]”


9/26

Student Composer Reading/Recording Session

“February 27 [score draft due by January 30, parts due by February 13]
Student Composer Reading/Recording Session – 9am – 2pm – ROD
[3 new student works – ensemble determined by interest]”


9/26

Student Composer Reading/Recording Session

“March 6 [score draft due by February 6, parts due by February 20]
Student Composer Reading/Recording Session – 9am – 2pm – ROD
[3 new student works – ensemble determined by interest]”


9/26

Student Composer Reading/Recording Session

“April 10 [score draft due by March 24, parts due by April 3]
Student Composer Reading/Recording Session – 9am – 2pm – ROD
[3 new student works – ensemble determined by interest]”


9/26

Student Composer Reading/Recording Session

“April 17 [score draft due by March 24, parts due by April 3]
Student Composer Reading/Recording Session – 9am – 2pm – ROD
[3 new student works – ensemble determined by interest]


9/26

Ensemble Concert

“May 8 [score draft due by March 24, parts due by April 3]
Ensemble Concert – 8pm – Beast
Core Repertoire:
Anna Thorvaldsdottir – Streaming Arhthmia
Bass flute, bass clarinet, contrabassoon, 2 percussion, 2 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 2 basses
Katharina Rosenberger – Parcours III
flute/bass flute, clarinet/bass clarinet, alto saxophone, trombone, violin, viola, cello, bass
3-4 students compositions. Ideally, 1-2 pairing with each instrumentation, but proposals for combined instrumentations will also be reviewed.
Olga Rayeva – “”Perception”” (“”Solaris””) [uncomfirmed]
String orchestra (22 parts)
Alfred Schnittke – Concerto Grosso No. 1
2 solo violins, harpsichord/prepared piano, string orchestra (21 parts)
[1-2 student works]


9/30

Contemporary Voice Ensemble Proposals due

Contact Fahad Siadat for more info


9/30

Student Affairs Project Grants (Reviewed at the end of each month)


10/1

Diversity/ ICAP Grant due


10/9

OK Composer proposals due

“IMPORTANT:
To submit a proposal, email this email, okcomposers@gmail.com with this info:

“”Subject: THIS IS FOR OK COMPOSER (or similar)
Body: YOUR NAME
TITLE
INSTRUMENTATION
DURATION
TECH NEEDS
OTHER STUFF”””


10/11

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

FINAL Fulbright deadline

10/24

Last Day to Register to Vote in California

Register ONLINE


10/31

OK Composer 16 proposals due

“For OkComposer #16, I’m asking for ACOUSTIC WORKS (with no mics) and DIs (audio interfaces, laptops).
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Concert Information:

Concert #16 (aka Boletus Bicolor, Two-Colored Bolete)
Concert date: November 13th, Sunday 5 P.M. in the Wild Beast

Note: the Beast has 8 channels for the entire concert, i.e. shared by everyone (compared to the 16 in the Beast), and has much more natural reverb than the R.O.D.
Proposals: due October 31st
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Submission form:
IMPORTANT:
To submit a proposal, email this email, okcomposers@gmail.com with this info:
Subject: THIS IS FOR OK COMPOSER (or similar)
Body:
YOUR NAME
TITLE
INSTRUMENTATION
DURATION
TECH NEEDS
OTHER STUFF
It is SUPER important that you are thorough with your Technical Needs.
This INCLUDES everything from stands, chairs, tables, monitors, and # of channels.
Email okcomposers@gmail.com with questions or concerns if any arise. If it’s confusing, we’re here to help!”


10/31

Student Affairs Project Grants

Approximate deadline, reviewed at the end of each month


11/1

Diversity/ ICAP Grant due 


11/4

Interdisciplinary Project Grants


11/22

ESP Night #1 Proposals due

Concert on 12/6 in ROD at 8pm


11/30

Student Affairs Project Grants

Approximate deadline, reviewed at the end of each month


12/1

WaveCave proposals due 


12/1

Diversity/ ICAP Grant due


12/16

Student Affairs Project Grants

Approximate deadline, reviewed at the end of each month