In celebration of EMM’s 10th Anniversary, Kansas City Kansas Community College and Lewis University are pleased to announce a call for submissions for the Electronic Music Midwest Festival, to be held October 14-16 2010 at Lewis University.
Each concert will feature an 8.1 speaker diffusion system. Acclaimed flutist, Rebecca Ashe, will be the featured performer, and composers are encouraged to submit works for her consideration. Any composer regardless of region, age or nationality may submit one work for consideration in the following categories:
1) Composition for Flute and fixed media/electronics
2) Two channel works for fixed media
3) Up to Eight channel works for fixed media
4) Instrument(s) and fixed media or live electronics (composer to provide performers)
5) Works for video
6) Sound Installations and Interactive Media (composer to provide all non-standard equipment)
7) Live Laptop works
8) Live Interactive works
Deadline: June 1, 2010, postmark deadline (scores must arrive by June 12, 2010)
Entry Fee: none
1) For consideration, applicants must register and complete an online submission form available at http://www.emmfestival.org. Further submission guidelines are available upon submission registration.
2) Accepted formats for consideration are Audio-CD, DTS CD, DVD-Video,and DVD-Audio. Do not send Data CDs or Data DVDs. For adjudication purposes, multi-channel works (up to 8 channels) must be submitted as a stereo mix on audio CD. Submissions should clearly state requirements if a non-standard speaker configuration is required.
Note, “works in progress” will be considered if a substantial portion of the work is submitted. Composers and authors whose works are selected for this festival are required to submit a $40 registration fee upon selection and must agree to attend the festival. Regrettably, EMM is not able to offer travel stipends or honorariums to festival participants at this time.
Submitted works can only be returned if an SASE in enclosed, else they will be archived for future considerations. EMM is not able to consider works that do not conform to the guidelines outlined above.