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Composition Competition for Witold Lutosławski's 100th Birthday

Composition Competition for Witold Lutosławski's 100th Birthday

April 25, 2012

In order to celebrate and popularise the 100th birthday of Witold Lutosławski, the Witold Lutosławski Society and the Polish Composers’ Union announce a composition competition.
The competition is international in character and has no territorial restrictions or age limit for competitors. The task of the competition is the competition of a piece for a symphonic orchestra similar to those employed by Lutosławski in his last symphonies.

The members of the jury are: Luca Francesconi, Kazimierz Kord, Magnus Lindberg, Steven Stucky, Paweł Szymański and Tadeusz Wielecki.
Deadline is 25 January 2013 (the 100th birthday of the competition’s patron of the competition)

First prize - 10 000 Euro

The winning composition will be performed during the International Festival of Contemporary Music, ‘Warsaw Autumn 2013’.
Further questions should be addressed to the Witold Lutosławski Society’s office by telephone/fax (+48 22 826 90 25) or email (society@lutoslawski.org.pl)