Sonic Boom 2020 Submissions for Ensemble-in-Residence Pacific Baroque Orchestra

Time: 11:59pm
Date: 2019 Dec 06
Location: online

Vancouver Pro Musica presents


Pacific Baroque Orchestra


  • PBO features 6 performers + conductor, with the following instrumentation:
    • baroque oboe (doubling recorder, oboe da caccia and oboe d’amore),
    • baroque violins (2),
    • baroque viola,
    • cello,
    • harpsichord.
  • Submissions including other instruments, electronics or singers will not be considered.
    Works must be scored for a minimum of three (3) performers, up to the full ensemble of six (6).
  • Maximum duration: 8 minutes. Please note that time limits will be strictly enforced to allow as many pieces as possible to be programmed.
  • PBO welcomes questions relating to possible submissions. Please email PBO at [email protected]

Note: Composers of selected works should submit parts electronically to Vancouver Pro Musica by 5:00 pm on December 26, 2019. These works will be played by the Pacific Baroque Orchestra at a reading session on January 2 from 5-8pm at  UBC School of Music – Room 400C. After the reading session, composers may make revisions based on their experience at the reading session. Revisions are due February 14, 2020.