Call for Scores Toronto Symphony Orchestra Orchestral Composition Reading & Career Development Session

 

The Toronto Symphony Orchestra, in collaboration with the Canadian Music Centre, is pleased to offer an orchestral composition career development session for Canadian composers. The purpose of the session is to offer composers an opportunity to hear their works rehearsed in a professional orchestral setting, while gaining experience working alongside a professional organization. Participants will receive feedback from TSO Composer Advisor Gary Kulesha, and will have an opportunity to engage in constructive dialogue with TSO Guest Conductor David Robertson, members of the orchestra, the TSO Principal Librarian, and the TSO Affiliate Composer.

The Orchestral Composition Reading & Career Development Session will include:
– Library session led by TSO Librarian Gary Corrin with TSO Affiliate Composer Emilie LeBel on Monday, November 19, 2018
– TSO Reading session on Saturday, January 12, 2019 conducted by TSO Composer Advisor Gary Kulesha
– Feedback session with TSO Composer Advisor Gary Kulesha and TSO Affiliate Composer Emilie LeBel, and representative musicians from the orchestra’s woodwind, brass, percussion, and string sections on Saturday, January 12, 2019
– Opportunity to attend a rehearsal for the TSO performance at the 21C Music Festival on January 15/16, 2019
– Opportunity to attend the TSO performance at the 21C Music Festival Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 8 pm.
– One individual follow-up lesson/mentorship session with TSO Affiliate Composer Emilie LeBel
– Composers will receive a copy of an archival recording of their work for their personal review and/or grant application purposes.

DEADLINE: Sunday, October 28, 2018

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