The NZSO are now accepting applications for the 2012 NZSO National Youth Orchestra Composer-in-Residence position. Applications are open to New Zealand residents under 30 year of age.
The commission for the Composer-in-Residence will be to write a 10-minute piece for full symphony orchestra for the opening of the 2012 National Youth Orchestra programme.
Applicants need to submit a portfolio of previous works, with recording(s) if possible, a cover letter including date of birth and full contact details, and a short proposal (text or notation).
Applications must be received by 30 September 2011.
Please send applications to:
NZSO National Youth Orchestra
PO Box 6640