CALL SOUND SPACES 2020 – Acousmatic Music

Deadline: March 10th, 2020

Hertzbreakerz, in collaboration with Ars Nova Society, is seeking for music works to be included in the third edition of the “SOUND SPACES” music festival which will be held in Malmö, Sweden in Spring 2020.

(Here is the link to last year’s festival: ).

In 2019 the winner was Emilee Shackleton. Other pieces by Simonluca Laitempergher, Daniel Mayer, Adam Stanovic, Marin Escande and CALEMBOUR were selected from the shortlist to complete the concert program.

The festival seeks to provide the city of Malmö with new and recent music, and involve different venues, with events ranging from pure acousmatic music to ensemble works.

In this frame, the jury is selecting acousmatic pieces to be performed by Francesco Del Nero on the 24th of April.

General Conditions:

  • The call is open to composers of any nationality, with no restrictions whatsoever.
  • Each composer may submit more than one composition provided that the relevant fees are paid. See next paragraph for the specifications. 
  • Submissions are due by 24:00 (CET) of the 10th of March, 2020, with the winners announced by the 20 of March, 2020.
  • By submitting, the author accepts to provide the uncompressed files at no further cost for the organization.

Further Informations

The venue for this concert is the Red Room at Inter Arts Center in Malmö, Sweden where we will set up a small acousmonium (between 24-30 speakers).

In case of selection you will need to send us an uncompressed version of the file. Please note that we will only play stereo files, diffusing them live on our acousmonium.

Selection Committee:


To complete your application, fill this form:

An application fee must be made payable to this link:

  • €5 for each submitted acousmatic work (waiver available)

If you prefer to pay through regular wire transfer use this information, using your name and the word CALL as a reference: 

  • Ars Nova Society
  • Kommendörsgatan 5A
  • 211 50 Malmö
  • Sweden
  • IBAN: SE85
  • 9500 0099 6034 0532 8497
  • Bank Name: Nordea

Account Number (only for transfers from Swedish accounts):: PlusGiro 53 28 49-7 

You’ll be asked to insert your data and informations about the piece(s) you are submitting, including download or streaming links to the recording(s) and to the score(s) if relevant.

For any further question please write to hertzbreakerz at gmail com

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