We are thrilled to launch LamnthLab 2024/2025, our inaugural open call for composers.​​ Two selected composers will receive a commissioning fee of $1,000 to write a new work (about 8 minutes in length) for violin and cimbalom.

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Application Guidelines

  • Anyone from anywhere can apply—there are no restrictions on age, location, or nationality
  • Applications are due by 11:59pm EDT, Sunday August 24th, 2024
  • The only materials required are scores and recordings of two existing compositions from your portfolio (the submitted works DO NOT need to include violin or cimbalom)
  • There is no fee to apply
  • Contact WeAreLamnth at gmail dot com with any questions

Selected Composers Will Receive

  • $1,000
  • Virtual workshops/rehearsals with Lamnth throughout the 2024-2025 concert season, as needed (composers do not need to be physically present with us in Boston for any part of the collaboration)
  • An introductory workshop on composing for cimbalom
  • Audio/visual documentation of the premiere performance, similar to what can be seen here

Collaboration Timeline

  • Selected composers will be notified in September 2024
  • The new works will be due by August 31st, 2025 and will be premiered during the 2025/2026 concert season