Orient / Occident

Music Composers’ Competition


Submission period

Thu Nov 7, 2019 at 7:06 AM UTC

End of submission period

Wed Jun 17 at 9:59 PM UTC

Results date

Fri Jun 19 at 4 PM UTC
The project ”ORIENT/OCCIDENT” was born with the idea of meeting and sharing among composers of various nationalities and age, on the common theme of meeting between the world of the Eastern contemporary music and the Western culture. The Competition will be made possible through one of the most renowned orchestras in Eastern Europe. The high level technique and interpretative of the KLK Symphony Orchestra, will be honored by the finalists of this international event.

The project is open to all composers of any age and nationality, who want to share their musical and personal journey on the art of our time, on the contemporary music and on the figure of the Composer in this Third Millennium. The organization will select composers who will have the opportunity to participate in the “ORIENT/OCCIDENT COMPOSERS’ MUSIC COMPETITION 2020” from 15 to 18 July 2020 in the city of Lviv, inside the music center of Lviv Philharmonic Society.

Each composer must submit a score with organic selected in the following list :

a) Symphonic orchestra;
b) Soprano or mezzosoprano, and symphonic orchestra.

The tuition fee for all participants selected is €1100 (euro 1100):
€400 + 5% tax to be paid no later than 15 June 2020 by Paypal on email klknewmusic@gmail.com;
€700 payable on 15 July upon arrival at Lviv or by Paypal for composers who will not be in Lviv.

The tuition fee includes:
-participation at rehearsals and check sound ofthe selected composers during the period 15 > 18 July 2020;
-Final concerts in Philharmonia with the works selected and performed by KLK Symphony Orchestra;
-professional audio/video recording of the final concerts;
-certificate of participation.

The tuition fee does not include:

Paolo Ugoletti (ITA) – President
Bohdana Frolyak (UKR) – Composer
Domenico Clapasson (ITA) – Composer
Yuri Laniuk – (UKR) – Composer
Ferdinando Nazzaro (ITA) – Composer, Conductor, Artistic Director KLKnewmusic

Three prizes will be awarded.
1 Prize – 1300 USD, and the score published by Aldebaran Editions
2 Prize – score edited by Aldebaran Editions
3 Prize – score edited by Aldebaran Editions

Details are available at web pages: