ClefWorks 2013 Composition Competition Announcement
2013 Composition Competition
ClefWorks, Inc. is pleased to announce its 2013 Composition Competition. One winning submission will be selected to be performed by the Del Sol Quartet during ClefWorks’ February 2014 Festival. The composer of the selected composition will receive $1,000 and reasonable travel expenses to the Festival to participate in rehearsals and attend the performance.
ClefWorks® is a nonprofit chamber music organization that incorporates new and traditional music with other relevant art forms and a unique social twist. The Composition Competition is designed to encourage the creation of original works for chamber music ensembles and to enable a new collaboration between performers and composers.
This year’s Composition Competition provides an extraordinary opportunity for aspiring composers to premiere the performance of their work by San Francisco based Del Sol String Quartet. This two-time winner of the top Chamber Music America/ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming is comprised of Kate Stenberg (violin), Rick Shinozaki (violin), Charlton Lee (viola), and Kathryn Bates Williams (cello). For more information about these judges and performers, visit their home page.