The Leonor Hirsch Award celebrates leading edge musical creations that explore the new possibilities opened by the convergence of digital technologies. It invites the submission of mixed media works of electro-acoustic music with a visual component in video.
The Award will be a single, non-divisible award of US$10,000. The Award winner will be selected from three Finalists, whose works will all be performed at a closing concert. The costs of transportation to the city of Buenos Aires will be covered for Finalists to attend the awards ceremony and concert.
The deadline for submissions is July 1, 2008. There is no application fee.
The members of the Jury of the Leonor Hirsch Award are Gerald Bennett, Francisco Kröpfl, and Nina Colosi.
For more information, registration forms and the complete list of competition rules and regulations, please see www.fundacionbyb.org/ingles/ .