The 2010 Recital Music Composition Competition for Double Bass is
open to composers of any age or
nationality. The theme of the
competition is the discovery of Jupiter's four largest moons in January
Galileo Galilei, now called the Galilean or 'Medician' satellites, in honour of their Florentine heritage.
are five categories and submitted works written in any style or idiom
are acceptable. Composers may
submit more than one entry, but each must be accompanied by the relevant entry fee.
Works should be unpublished but may have been performed previously.
Works written for 4-stringed
basses, with the lowest note of E, and in any standard tuning are
Recordings may also be submitted with each entry.
DEADLINE: 1 June 2010
Entries may be accepted after this date at the administrator's discretion.
Winners will be announced after 15 July 2010