Mivos/ICreation Prize

 

I Creation/ Mivos Composition Prize for Chinese Composers 
 

 

Mivos Quartet and I Creation is pleased to present the 2nd Biennial I Creation/ Mivos Quartet Prize for Chinese Composers 2015. The competition is designed to promote string quartet works by talented emerging composers of Chinese descent worldwide.

 

2013 was very successful, Mivos quartet received over 100 submissions from all over the world. The winner received a US$1000 cash award and a performance by Mivos Quartet in New York City during their 2013-14 Season as well as a performance at the competition's prizewinning concert on October 31st, 2013 in Hong Kong.

The winner of the 2013 I Creation/Mivos Quartet Prize is Ke Xuwww.kexumusic.com 

 

 

Application Guidelines 2015

 

Eligibility

Emerging Chinese composers are invited to apply. There are no restrictions on candidates’ current country of residence (N.B., candidates residing in the United States who are eligible for the Mivos/ Kanter String Quartet Composition Prize are also eligible for the I Creation/ Mivos Composition Prize for Chinese Composers, however candidates may only apply for one (1) of these competitions each season). Mivos Quartet defines an emerging composer as a composer who is in the early to middle stages of developing an international career, and for whom this prize would represent a noteworthy career opportunity.

 

Application Fee

US$60. Payment will be accepted online via Paypal or credit/debit card. Please visit mivosquartet.com to proceed to the payment page.

 

 

 

Application Instructions

Applications will only be accepted via email, to icreationprize@gmail.com

Composers should include the following application materials as email attachments:

 

* not required, but strongly recommended

Compositions must be scored for 2 violins, viola and cello, and may not exceed 30 minutes in length. Works involving electronics and other media will not be accepted at this time.

 

Submission Deadline

Submissions must be time-stamped by August 30th, 2015, 11:59pm EST.

The first 200 applications will be accepted.

 

Announcement of Results

The competition will take place in two rounds.

A maximum of 5 finalists will be notified via email by September 15th, 2015.

The competition winner will be announced by October 1st, 2015.

 

Inquiries

For inquiries in Chinese and English, please contact

Office for the Competition

I CREATION
Tel: 852-2577 8815
icreationprize@gmail.com

 

Download PDF Guidelines
 

第一屆策藝靈感/ Mivos 全球華人作曲大賽2013

 

策藝靈感很榮幸能協辦第一屆策藝靈感/ Mivos全球華人作曲大賽2013。
今次比賽旨在鼓勵才華橫溢的新晉作曲家創作出具水準的中文歌曲。而獲勝者將會獲得1000美元的現金獎勵。其作品更有機會於樂季(2013/14)作公開演出。
 
報名方法
參加者資格
 
我們十分歡迎界各地的華人作曲家報名參賽。(N.B.,來自美國的參賽者在參加Mivos/Kanter String Quartet Composition Prize的同時也合資格參加第一屆策藝靈感/ Mivos中文作曲大賽2013,惟參加者只可申請在一個樂季裡參加其中一項比賽。)Mivos Quartet對於新晉作曲家有一套定義,是指其是處於作曲生涯的初期至中期事業發展階段,對他們而言,這個獎項會是他們作曲生涯中一個重要的里程碑。
 
 
報名費
 
每位40美元。參賽者可透過Paypal或信用卡/轉帳卡網上支付。請點擊mivosquartet.com進入支付頁面。
 
 
報名須知
 
參加者必須透過電子郵件至icreationprize@gmail.com報名
 
而電子郵件內應附以以下文件:
 
*不是必要,但強烈建議附上
 
作品必須以兩小提琴,一中提琴和一大提琴組成的弦樂四重奏,演奏長度不得超過30分鐘。包含電子和其他媒體的作品將不獲接受。
 
截止日期
 
參賽作品必須在2013年8月30日美國東部時間下午11點59分前提交。
 
 
結果公佈詳情
 
本次比賽共有兩輪。最多有5位參賽者會進入最後階段,而我們將會在2013年9月15日或之前透過電子郵件通知。比賽得勝者將會在2013年10月1日公佈。
 
 
查詢
 
如需查詢,請聯絡 icreationprize@gmail.com
如有任何中文查詢,請聯絡:

 

比賽辦事處I CREATION聯絡電話:852-25778815電子郵件: icreationprize@gmail.com