MUSICA PER ARCHI | Music Composers’ Competition 2022 – 6th Edition

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MUSICA PER ARCHI | Music Composers’ Competition 2022 – 6th Edition

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MUSICA PER ARCHI | Music Composers’ Competition 2022 – 6th Edition
City: Lviv (Ukraine)
Sponsored by : Lviv Philharmonic Society
Date: 19 > 23 March 2022


1 Prize – Nataliya Pavlyuk (UKR)
Special mention – Franciszek Araskiewicz (POL)



The project ”MUSICA PER ARCHI” was born with the idea of meeting and sharing among composers of various nationalities and age, on the common theme of meeting between the world of the Eastern contemporary music and the Western culture. The Competition will be made possible through one of the most renowned orchestras in Eastern Europe. The high level technique and interpretative of the KLK String Orchestra , will be honored by the finalists of this international event.

The Competition is realized by the collaboration between KLKnewmusic and the KLK String Orchestra. The project is open to all composers of any age and nationality, who want to share their musical and personal journey, attend seminars and opportunities for discussion, on the art of our time, on the contemporary music and on the figure of the Composer in this Third Millennium. The organization will select composers who will have the opportunity to participate in the “MUSICA PER ARCHI COMPOSERS’ MUSIC COMPETITION 2022” from 19 to 23 March 2022 in the city of Lviv, inside the music center of Lviv Philharmonic Society.


Each composer must submit a score with organic selected for string orchestra. The number of the orchestra’s players can be min 15 / max 25 players: 8 violins I, 6 violins II, 4 violas, 4 cellos, 3 basses. The work must not exceed 12 minutes. All score will be sent by email (only one work for composer), in PDF format,  to The selected works will be played on 23 March 2022 by KLK String orchestra. All concerts will be recorded by a sound engineer and video recording.

Deadline: 15 February 2022.
All score will be sent by email (only one work for composer), in PDF format, to

Each email sent to submit a score shall include:
– The score and orchestral parts must be in A4 format, (please indicate minutes of the score) as PDF file (Sibelius or Finale program);
– A second PDF-file containing the identity of the composer (name and address, nationality, telephone number, email, website, short CV)
and a statement by the composer stating that the submitted work has never before been published, performed in public and/or broadcast before,
nor prized in any composer’s competition. Other file format than PDF are not acceptable and will result in the submission being rejected!
There is no registration form.
The Composition Staff will select the best composers, from all the application submitted, no later than 17 February 2022.


The tuition fee for all participants selected is €890 (euro 890):

€890 + 5% tax to be paid no later than 25 February 2022 by Paypal on email;


The tuition fee includes:

  • participation at rehearsals and check sound ofthe selected composers during the period 19 > 23 March 2022;
  • Final concerts in Philharmonia with the works selected and performed by KLK String Orchestra;
  • professional audio/video recording of the final concerts;
  • certificate of participation.

The tuition fee does not include:

Administrative secretary for the International Music Composers’ Competition MUSICA PER ARCHI 2022 is Ms. Anastasiya Kodola.
For any question about the tuition fee and payment method write to
Please send a PDF file with your payment check to


Carlo Pedini (ITA)– President

Domenico Clapasson (ITA) – Composer

Ferdinando Nazzaro (ITA) – Composer, Artistic Director KLKnewmusic


The winning score will receive:

1000 USD, and the score published by Aldebaran Editions


The Composition Staff reserves the right not to award the prize and to award Special Mentions of merit.



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