2013 Call for Works!

2013 FEASt (Florida Electro-Acoustic Student) Festival

November 15th & 16th, 2013

Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center
10910 SW 17th Street Miami, FL 33199

Submissions must arrive by October 7, 2013. The 3rd annual FEASt Festival is seeking works for fixed media, live-electronics, laptop ensemble, and performer(s) with fixed media. Works with a video component will also be considered provided that the video component is clearly documented and can be projected with our equipment. The FLEA (FIU Laptop and Electro-Acoustic) ensemble will be in residence.

 

Pieces for up to eight channels will be considered.  Preference will be given to works under 10 minutes in duration.  Selected composers are responsible for providing performers and are expected to attend the concert. 
Submissions selected for the concerts will also be considered for inclusion on the upcoming 2013 FEASt Festival digitally released album.

 

FEASt is also accepting installations. If you would like to submit an installation, please include a thorough explanation (including images and sound files) and complete the same process required for other works.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS: You must be a student. Please submit works for consideration by email as an mp3 file with the following information provided:

  • Name of composer
  • Name of School Affiliation + Year in School (e.g., Freshman, Grad Student)
  • Contact information (email)
  • Name of piece
  • Instrumentation
  • Number of audio channels
  • Technical requirements
  • Duration of piece
  • Program notes

To submit work electronically, please e-mail an mp3 or a link to the file with the above information in the body of the e-mail to feastfest@gmail.com.

For more information or questions, e-mail feastfest@gmail.com or visit http://earscast.wordpress.com

 

FEASt 2012!

FEASt is back! This will be the first time that FEASt becomes an annual event, and everyone in EARS is very excited. This year’s FEASt-ivities will comprise of a one-day lecture/concert featuring electro-acoustic composer Bryan Jacobs. The lecture will take place in the FIU School of Music Recital Hall, starting at 6 PM. Mr. Jacobs will speak about his body of work and musical aesthetics in the world of electro-acoustic music. After the lecture, there will be a short reception in the same room. The main event will take place in the FIU School of Music Concert Hall. We will have a special performance by the FLEA (Florida Laptop and Electronic Arts) ensemble, along with fixed media, video, and live electronics pieces by student composers from around the world. This event is open to the public, so we hope to see you all there! Below you can find the flyer for this event. Tell your friends!

Ricardo Lopez
EARS President
rlope046@fiu.edu

Welcome to EARScast: The official website of EARS and FEASt fest!

FEASt is back

November 18 and 19, 2011

Concerts:

November 18 at 7 pm in the Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall

November 19 at 6 pm in the Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall

Deadline to submit works: October 7, 2011

Submission Guidelines:
FEASt2011CallForWorks 

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