To celebrate the 10th anniversary of PJ's arrival at Luther College, the composition studio is hosting a number of events throughout homecoming weekend - many of which afford opportunities for Luther composition alumni to hear their work performed at Luther.
Music in the Shape of a Pear concert, featuring music by Luther alumni
Reception at Rubaiyat Restaurant, 9 pm (snacks provided, cash bar)
Open rehearsal and recording session, 1-3 pm
Organ and choral works presented as part of Sunday worship on campus
This homecoming will also feature a commission for a new work for band by a Luther alum, which will premiered during the afternoon concert by the Luther College Concert Band.
Information regarding submission details is listed below:
For Band Submissions:
-A proposal and one page of music are due by May 15th, 2014. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more instructions on what and how to submit
-Winner will be chosen by June 1st
-Final score and parts due by August 15th
For Organ, Choral and MITSOAP* concert submissions:
-Scores are due by July 1st, 2014 and should be submitted in PDF format (no recordings are necessary). Organ and choral works should be shorter (3 minutes) and suitable for a worship service
-Winners will be chosen by August 1st
-Final scores (with possible revisions) will be due by August 15th
For Rehearsal/Recording Session Submissions:*
-Drafts are due by August 15th, 2014 and should be submitted in PDF form
-Works will be chosen by September 1st
-Final copies of parts will be due by October 1st
*Please note shorter works for fewer players are more easily considered for this opportunity.