Iannis Xenakis International Electronic Music Competition

The 4th International Composition Competition of Electronic Music “Iannis Xenakis” comes after the successful organisation of the last edition, which was completed in September with the presentation of the winning pieces along with compositions of the jury members and Xenakis in 4 spectacular concerts featuring M&R Acousmonium from Belgium.

The competition is anonymous and open to composers of any nationality and age, each of whom may submit only one work. The submitted work shall be an electroacoustic composition to be diffused by loudspeakers without the use of live sound interventions and must have a duration between 7 and 15 minutes.

The Jury will select and mention the 5 highest quality works and will award three of them with prizes of €600 €400 €300 respectively. Contemporary Music Lab will present the distinguished pieces in a concert in September of 2023. The chair of the jury will be present there for this special event.


Deadline 1 January 2023