About the Young Composers Meeting
Young Composers Meeting is an intiative by Orkest De Ereprijs to give young professional composers under 30 a chance to compose for an ensemble and develop their talents, knowledge and professional network.
The next YCM will be in the week of February 25 until March 1, 2024. The applications are now open! You can apply between June 1st and September 15th, 2023.
For a successful application, we need the following:
- A completed application form;
- The score of a recent work;
- The audio clip of the work (no YouTube or Bandcamplink, please submit a mp3 file);
- A CV;
- A short biography.
To make the Young Composers Meeting possible, we ask for a personal contribution of €575 per participant. This includes accommodation, meals, lectures, individual lessons and a museum trip.
- Frank van der Wal Fonds-commission: a new work for Orkest De Ereprijs, to be performed during their many concerts. Fee: € 2.500,-
NEW IN 2024:
-Apeldoorn-commission: a new work for Orkest De Ereprijs, to be performed during the opening concert of the next YCM edition. Fee: € 1.500,-
Young Composers Meeting - Impression