Overview: BAMA is partnering for a fourth year with the UAB series “Chamber Music @ AEIVA” to present a concert that connects chamber music with the art on display at the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts. You must be a current, submitting BAMA member for the 2018-2019 season to submit to this call.
Event Date: February 21, 2019. 5:00pm reception, 5:30pm concert
Submission deadline: January 10, 2019 (completed scores required with submissions)
Event Venue: Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts
Instrumentation: Any combination of two violins, one viola, one cello, and one piano
Duration: No specific maximum duration, though the concert will last one hour
Art exhibit: Compositions must relate in some way to the art either in “Stitching History from the Holocaust” (http://stitchinghistory.org/) or the contemporary Spanish artist Irene Grau (http://www.irenegrau.com/ or view this PDF). However, submissions need not be newly composed for this exhibit, you may submit existing works as long as the composition relates in some way to the art.
How to Submit: Send a PDF of your score plus any parts to or hard copy to Laura Usiskin, 950 13th Street South, HC 231, Birmingham, AL 35294. Recordings are welcome but not required. Include the following information with submission:
- Date of composition
- Brief description of why the piece relates to the art
- Chamber Music @ AEIVA: Laura Usiskin,
- BAMA President: Chris Steele,