About the Festival
"Swiss Female Composers Festival" started in January 2019 with collecting works of Swiss female composers and female composers living in Switzerland. It was open to any music setting! Due to numerous submissions - will celebrate its premiere event on 25th and 26 of April 2020 in Zürich - Flohrhofgasse.
The festival provides a platform to female classical composers living in Switzerland presenting their compositions. "Swiss Female Composers Festival" contributes to the awareness of equality in the music world. It will help supporting and connecting with fellow female composers and performers.
Terms and Conditions
A selection of submitted compositions will be performed in this one day event.
- The participating female composer must live or work in Switzerland (or be in other way related to Switzerland).
The submitted compositions can already be published.
- The work is to be submitted as pdf document and a brief bio of the composer via email.
We offer the opportunity to composers performing their own works. Additionally we will cooperate with other performers and ensembles.
More detailed information will follow after the submission closed. Stay tuned, subscribe and follow!
Submission is open until 1st of August 2019.
We proudly announce to perform with "I TEMPI" orchestra from Basel, conducted by Gevorg Gharabekyan at the venue "Swiss Female Composers Festival".
This young, stunnig, experienced and vivid orchestra will bring new shine on music made in Switzerland. It will help on a growing awareness for female composers.
We are sowing seeds but the harvest is for generations to come!
Katharina Nohl: +41 79 587 27 49