Ensemble Ipse Call for Scores

Application Deadline

December 1, 2021

Application Fee


Ensemble Ipse Call for Scores

Application Deadline: December 1st, 2021.

Ensemble Ipse seeks proposals from composers to create a new work for seven violas. The new works will be premiered on our concert of music for seven violas, which will be led by our violist, Stephanie Griffin, in late Spring, 2022, in New York City.

Up to two composers will be chosen for this call.

The chosen composers will each receive a $1,000 honorarium for composing their new work.

To apply, please submit a project proposal, biography, artist statement, and 2 or 3 audio/video work samples. If selected, the score and parts for the new work will need to be delivered by March 15th, 2021.


 -All composers arts are eligible regardless of age, sex, color, creed, sexual orientation, nationality, marital status, disability, or veteran status.
-Ensemble Ipse gives preference to artists in the beginning stages of their career (although not-age specific).
-Proposed pieces must be composed for the full instrumentation of seven violas, and not subsets.
-Proposed pieces may be of any length with a suggested maximum of 20 minutes.
-All submission materials must be emailed to ipsemusic@gmail.com In addition, you must fill in this Google form


-Email a project proposal, biography, artist statement, and LINKS for 2 or 3 work samples to ipsemusic@gmail.com (you may also provide the links in the Google form below)
-Please do not email any audio/video files.
Fill in this Google form
-There is no submission fee.


All submissions must be received by December 1st, 2021. The selected composer(s) will be notified by January 1st, 2022.  Score and parts must be delivered by March 15th, 2022.


For questions, contact Max Giteck Duykers and Joseph Di Ponio at ipsemusic@gmail.com.

For more information on Ensemble Ipse, visit: www.ipsemusic.com/ or www.facebook.com/EnsembleIpse/