ISCM Shortlist, Wales Section 2017

Is there no seeker of dreams that were? (first performed by BBC National Orchestra of Wales in March 2016) has been shortlisted in Category 9A: Symphony Orchestra (Vancouver Symphony Orchestra) for the ISCM World Music Days 2017.  The final announcement of the work(s) selected for the World Music Days will be made in the early part of 2017.

The World Music Days Festival is an annual meeting of the ISCM, organised and solely funded by different sections each year, as a platform for musical exchange and a showcase of world contemporary music, without prejudice or bias on differences in musical expressions, styles, genres or media.  It aims to be a meeting place for organisations, performers and composers around the world.  World Music Days takes place in consecutive days in the host country and can be organised in any format which suits the artistic and practical preferences of the organiser in accordance with ISCM Statutes, reflecting the diversity of contemporary music.  The festival strives to represent all legitimate members of the ISCM in one way or another through the activities of its programs, such as performances, seminars, exhibitions, etc.