Within the framework of the VII St. Petersburg International New Music Festival, reMusik.org offers a Composition Course which will be held in May 2020. Thirty-six composers will be selected through a portfolio application process to meet and work with renowned composers and internationally acclaimed ensembles invited to this year’s festival.
Organum Novum is a new platform for the realization of different projects in the field of contemporary organ music with the aim of introducing organ music to a wider audience.
At the end of the course some participants were rewarded. The composition by Simone Cardini (Italy) will be performed at the reMusik.org Festival in May 2020 and his score together with pieces by composers Oleg Krokhalev (Russia) and Kaito Nakahorito (Japan) will be published by Edition reMusik.org.
The Saint-Petersburg Contemporary Music Center reMusik.org announces the VII St. Petersburg International New Music Festival «reMusik.org», taking place from May 25th – 31st, 2020. The festival will be held in distinguished venues around the city, including the Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall, the New Stage of the Alexandrinsky Theater, St. Ann’s Church, Masterskaya M. K. Anikushina, and the St. Petersburg State Conservatory.
Among this season’s highlights is a new professional training program focusing on the creation and performance of new works by emerging composers. The 36 young resident composers from all over the world are chosen through a portfolio application process. Each resident will write a new piece to be premiered by inviting ensembles at the festival. They will also take part in rehearsals, have composition lessons with guest composers at the festival, and give presentations on their works.