Gregynog Composers Award
Composers of any age or nationality are invited to submit unpublished
works to be considered for a substantial award - the Gregynog Composers
Award of Wales 2000. Works should be for SATB choir (24-30 voices) with
piano accompaniment, 9-12 minutes in length, making use of a sacred text
and suitable for amateur performance. Composers may include a section for
The award, to be made at the 2000 Gregynog Festival, 18-25 June 2000,
consists of a performance by Cantorion J S Davies Singers at the Festival,
a period of residency at Gregynog, 1,000 pounds sterling and commemorative
crystalware. An additional special award, the Gregynog Young Composers Award,
will be made for the best work submitted by a composer under 26 years of
age, not winning the main award.
Application forms are available from the Festival Office, Gregynog, Newtown,
Powys, SY16 3PW, Wales, UK. Phone: +44 (0)1686 650224. The deadline for
submissions is 6 March 2000.
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