I'm delighted that you're considering this consortium. It's going to be a really awesome piece, full of beauty, nuance and energy. Thank you for making this possible.
I can't wait to make music together!
Commissioning Fee: $500 per wind ensemble. Participating ensembles will each receive two copies of the score and a set of parts.
Payment Deadline: Payment can be made in two installments: $250 at registration, and the remaining $250 due December 1, 2016.
Duration: 12-15 minutes in three movements.
Instrumentation: Standard wind ensemble instrumentation, with solo trumpet of course
Delivery: The work will be available for delivery no later than December 1, 2016. Hard copies of the score will be mailed to you, but please specify on the registration form whether you prefer parts to be mailed or emailed.
Performance Exclusivity: Consortium members will have performance exclusivity for two years, lasting until the end of the 2017-18 season. After that period, the work will be made available to non-member ensembles.
Composer Residency: Josh Hummel very much enjoys meeting you in person and participating in workshops, rehearsals, interviews, lectures, coffee. Interested consortium members can contact Josh individually to discuss availability and negotiate fees and travel expenses.
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