[une fois n'est pas coutume, je transmets ici un appel à contribution pour le festival portugais de musique improvisée organisé par paulo chagas. je partage cet appel car le principe du festival est plutôt original et me paraît être une proposition adéquate à la musique improvisée...]
Open call for MIA 2013 - Portugal
organization of the MIA - Improvised Music Meeting of Atouguia da Baleia
is pleased to announce the call for works for the 2013 edition to be
held next May (25 and 26).
The festival is open without restriction
to all improvisers who want to propose, and yet their approval dependent
on the logistical capacity of the event, appreciated the quality of the
sample and the suitability of those submitted.
Proposals must be
made via the online form below, until the 10th of March. Information
about approved submissions will be made until April 3.
participants will be integrated into groups created at the festival that
may be random, small-format (duos, trios, quartets ...) and Ensembles.
shall be made audio recordings and/or video of all the MIA concerts
that will subsequently available to all participants. There will be an
online edition with a compilation of various interventions. The
inscription on the MIA 2013 requires the authorization of the
reproduction of recorded material.
The auditorium has a PA system,
compatible with the space, which will be available to musicians. These,
however, should bring the instruments and equipment required for their
Since this meeting is a nonprofit event, the
participation of artists will not be awarded on fees, but the
Organization will provide food.