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hcmf// Shorts Applications Now Open

hcmf// Shorts Applications Now Open

Perform at the UK’s leading festival of new music

hcmf// shorts is a series of short informal performances which will take place on Monday 19 November 2018 in various venues across Huddersfield. hcmf// shorts takes place on Free Monday, which is the busiest day of the Festival with an average of 2000 visitors each year. The day provides emerging artists with a valuable platform to perform for members of the public, media and key music industry representatives within a programme of events also featuring established artists.

The shorts call is open to UK-based performers, who will have the opportunity to receive professional mentoring as part of the hcmf// shorts scheme. We will offer five successful applicants a grant to supplement travel and accommodation expenses.

Proposals are welcomed from all types of performers, included but not limited to solo performers, ensembles, electro-acoustic, performance, sound or noise artists, and works can be especially composed or existing pieces. There are no age limits. Proposed programmes should be no longer than 20 minutes in duration.

How To Apply:


To apply for hcmf// shorts please download the application form above, or request a copy from the hcmf// office by calling +44 (0) 1484 471116 or emailing alex@hcmf.co.uk

Return your completed application form along with your proposal (which should be no longer than one side of A4) and supporting audio material to alex@hcmf.co.uk or hcmf// shorts, Room CAM 1/10, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH.

The proposal should include the title and concept of your intended performance, and any relevant information to the piece(s) of music you will perform, including duration(s). Please also include any technical requirements needed.

Please only submit one proposal per ensemble / performer and ensure that any audio material is directly relevant to your proposal.

Deadline for proposals: Monday 21st May 2018.

For more information visit https://hcmf.co.uk/hcmf-shorts-applications-now-open/

Opportunity Location


hcmf// shorts,
Room CAM 1/10,
University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield,
HD1 3DH.

Telephone: 01484 471 116
Email: alex@hcmf.co.uk
Website: https://hcmf.co.uk/hcmf-shorts-applications-now-open/

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