Calls for Participation

The Women Composers Festival of Hartford is now accepting submissions from potential Composers-in-Residence and Featured Performers for 2018 and future years.    The Composer-in-Residence will have her music showcased on the Festival, will give talks and masterclasses to area schools, participate in other outreach and publicity activities, compose a new work to be premiered at the Festival, and more.  The Featured Performer(s) will present a concert of work by women composers including a  new commission by the Composer-in-Residence and works chosen from a competitive score call, participate in a reading session for student composers, and more.

Please complete the forms linked below to apply for these opportunities.  Applications will be accepted year-round but only those received by 5/15/17 will be considered for 2018.

Composer-in-Residence Application – Due 5/15/17 for 2018

Featured Performer Application  – Due 5/15/17 for 2018

Additional opportunities for composers, performers, and scholars can be found in our annual calls for participation.  These are typically announced in the summer, so check back soon!