Competitions, Awards and Appointments: October 2021


This month’s competition results, appointments and forthcoming contests


The Balourdet, Lydian, Lyris  and Parker string quartets, all based in the US, are among the twelve recipients of Chamber Music America’s Classical Commissioning grants. A total fund of $209,900 was divided between the twelve groups. The programme supports US composers by funding ensembles to commission and perform contemporary music. Each grant recipient will commission a new work in the near future…

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