Deadline: Dec 2, 2022

Call for Scores

2023 Season Call For Art Songs

We are asking for any interested composers to submit the following for consideration:

  • First priority will be given to femme/women/non-gender-conforming composers as well as composers with Utah ties.

  • Original vocal works (song cycles, single art songs, no arrangements) of any length.

  • Voice + Piano, or Solo Voice only.

  • Text must be public domain, original, or proof of permission provided with submission.

  • Inclusion of a sound file (midi acceptable) would be appreciated, but is not required.

  • There is no limit on the number of submissions, 

  • Pieces written for all vocal types are welcome.

  • The deadline for submissions will be December 2, 2022. 

  • There is no entry fee.

  •  Fill Out Form to submit.

Selected pieces will be included in a local SLC area concert and composers will receive the following:

  • 2 complimentary tickets to the performance

  • a recording of the piece to be performed by a professional local vocalist and collaborative pianist (if applicable).

  • listing on the Opera Contempo website, submission of bio to press/reviewers etc.

All composers will be notified of the results by Jan 1, 2023 along with further information concerning performance details.

We are looking forward to hearing your work!

-The Opera Contempo Board