Regarding the International Contemporary Music Festival “DRUSKOMANIJA” 2013 (Festival), composers are invited to create their works for these collectives:
1. “LTU Piano Ensembles Group“ (Lithuania)
Performers: 8 pianists. Instrumentation: 2 Pianos and 2 Synthesizers; electronics can be used as well as various combinations of instruments. The minimum instrumentation should be for 3 performers;
2. “Sinestesis” (Lithuania)
Composition: 5 Violins, 3 Violas, 2 Cellos, 1 Flute, 2 Oboes, 1 English Horn, 2 Clarinets, 2 Bassoons, 1 Piano, Percussion (1 performer). Various combinations can be used (no less than 7 instruments);
3. “Accordion Ensemble of Lithuanian Music and Theatre Academy “ (Lithuania)
Instrumentation: 8 Accordions. Desired line-ups for the works: duo acc, acc quartet, acc octet. Electronics can be used;
4. “Winds quintet of Lithuanian Music and Theatre Academy” (Lithuania)
Instrumentation: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn;
5.”Brass trio” (Lithuania)
Instrumentation: Horn, Trombone, Tuba;
6. Flutes quartet “112” (Latvia – Sweden)
Instrumentation: 4 Flutes.
In case there are too many compositions, performers will be entitled to select pieces for the performance.
Requirements and conditions for the participants of the Festival
Those who wish to participate in the Festival and to write compositions for the listed teams, must inform the organizers of the Festival by e-mail ;
Scores and parts must be sent electronically in .pdf format to the organizers of the festival by e-mail until April 5th, 2013. Late works will not be included in the program!;
Composers wishing to use electronics must inform the organizers of the Festival in advance;
Participants will be accommodated in Druskininkai. Foreigners, whose works will be carried out in Vilnius, will be also accommodated in Vilnius. Organizers will take care of the travel expenses (Vilnius-Druskininkai-Vilnius) of the festival participants (composers) provided they are informed in advance.
All concerts will be recorded.
For further information, please contact the organizers by e-mail .