Technique should create itself from spirit not from mechanics.

Franz Liszt to Lina Raman

Unique Forms of Continuity in Space – International Competition for Composers

Application deadline: 30 June 2021

The competition includes TWO AWARD CATEGORIES:

  • A - Chamber Music (Stuttgart, Germany)
  • B - Electronic Music (Fermo, Italy)

Board and Jury:

  • Concept: Carlo Forlivesi — Director: Nicola Verzina.
  • Selection Panel Category A — Dante Alighieri Award: Marco Stroppa, Jury President.
  • Selection Panel Category B — Bruno Maderna Award: Marco Stroppa, Jury President.

Age limit: The Competition is open to composers of any nationality born on or after January 1st 1981 (N.B. composers of minor age cannot apply).

Entry fee: 30 EUR for the first work, 20 EUR for any further work

Enquiries: direttore.fermo[at]