Lirit Women’s Chamber Choir is inviting composers, living in Canada or of Canadian citizenship, to submit unpublished works by May 13, 2019. This year’s chosen work will be a musical setting of an unpublished poem, The Last Note, by the Jewish Canadian poet, Jill Solnicki.
The chosen composition will be performed by Lirit in the spring of 2020. The winning composition will be announced at Lirit’s Toronto concert on May 26, 2019, and the composer will receive a $1,500 cash award.
Led by soprano and conductor, Renée Bouthot, Lirit is a Toronto-based group of experienced choral singers committed to expanding women’s choral repertoire, particularly music featuring Jewish composers, poets , texts, and themes.
For more details, go to https://lirit.ca/news/