nief-norf

contemporary chamber music [performance + composition + research]

Festival Application

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

nief-norf Summer Festival: June 12-26, 2017

Performance Workshop Application

To apply, fill out the Performance Workshop Application Form for your instrument. The form will ask each applicant to outline their solo and chamber repertoire experience, education experience, and any chamber repertoire they're excited about and would like to perform at the festival. Applicants are also required to submit a website link (YouTube, Vimeo, etc) containing select audio or video footage of their performance abilities, totaling to no more than fifteen minutes in length. Upon submitting the form, you will be provided with a Paypal button to pay a non-refundable fifty dollar ($50 USD) application fee.

Learn more about the Performance Workshop


Composition Workshop Application

To apply, fill out the Composition Workshop Application Form which asks the Fellow to provide basic information. When you submit the form, you will be provided with a Paypal button to pay a non-refundable fifty dollar ($50 USD) application fee. 

In addition, each Fellow should submit the following to composition@niefnorf.org:

  • Two scores (PDFs) and recordings (optional) representing what you feel is your strongest work. 
  • A statement of interest describing the piece you would like to compose for the festival, including some ideas for instrumentation. The final instrumentation will be determined by the Composition Workshop Director based on availability. 
  • A bio or CV surveying your experience in composition.

Please scan any hand-written materials. For large files, please use a delivery service such as hightail.com. 

Learn more about the Composition Workshop

Questions? Send us a note to composition@niefnorf.org.