Subject: Re: Accademia Musicale Pescarese - Pierre Schaeffer Computer áMusic Competition ?
From: James Phelps (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sat Oct 01 2005 - 12:55:57 EDT
I would smile heartily if ... some day ...
"opportunities" described by the word "competition"
received no attention from us in this business at all.
"You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only
--- Elainie Lillios <email@example.com> wrote:
> Well, I have a feeling that without the funding, the
> competition might not happen at all this year. So
> perhaps as with
> anything, one must weigh the pro's and con's, think
> about what the
> money how the submission money will be used (if
> known), and then also
> look at perhaps what the competition has done in the
> As far as I know, the Schaeffer competition has
> never asked for a fee
> (although I could be wrong.) This leads me to
> believe that something
> in their structure has changed, meaning that they
> need the money to
> keep the competition going. As individuals (and
> perhaps someday as a
> community) we might someday need to take a stand on
> supporting these
> "stock" competitions if we feel that they're
> important to us as an
> electroacoustic society.
> Diplomatically yours,
> Elainie Lillios
> Assistant Professor of Composition
> Coordinator of Music Technology
> College of Musical Arts
> Bowling Green State University
> Bowling Green, Ohio 43403 USA
> Phone: 419.372.9482
> On Oct 1, 2005, at 5:45 AM, Elsa MAJLING wrote:
> > I've received the same email but at the beginning
> I thought that I
> > had not well read the rules. So, now that I know
> > really happens I will retire the piece.
> > I think we must finish with this kind of
> conditions of
> > participating in competitions and festivals !
> > If nobody pays the organizers will must change
> their criteria.
> > Elsa
> >> Message du 27/09/05 23:43
> >> De : "Giuseppe Rapisarda" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >> A : email@example.com
> >> Copie Ó :
> >> Objet : Re: Accademia Musicale Pescarese - Pierre
> >> Computer Music Competition ?
> >> At 17.40 09/27/2005, you wrote:
> >>> Did anyone else on the list receive a rather
> cryptic email
> >>> requesting an
> >>> entry fee to the 'Pierre Schaeffer Computer
> Music Competition
> >>> 2005' (well
> >>> this is what I am guessing they are referring as
> they are the
> >>> competition
> >>> organisers even though the competition is not
> explicitly stated
> >>> in the
> >>> mail)? As far as I can see the rules as found at
> >>> http://www.suonovirtuale.com/V_Competition.htm
> make no mention of
> >>> this.
> >>> Thanks,
> >>> Antti
> >>> Dr Antti Sakari Saario
> >>> Lecturer and Director of Studies in Music
> >>> LICA - Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary
> >>> Lancaster University, LA1 4YW, UK
> >>> Tel: +44(0)1524594496 / Fax: +44(0)1524 593939
> >> I received the same email and I have just replied
> that there's no
> >> mention
> >> to the entry fee. Tomorrow morning I will phone
> them. I will email
> >> you off
> >> list, maybe the other subscribers are not
> interested in this topic.
> >> Best,
> >> Giuseppe.
> >> Giuseppe Rapisarda
> >> Pianist / Composer
> >> mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
> >> http://www.rapisarda.org/giuseppe
> >> Professor at
> >> School of Electroacoustic Music
> >> Palermo Conservatory of Music - Italy
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