Application deadline is March 5, 2018
Announcing a new regional program from the American Composers Forum: Composers and songwriters of all musical styles are invited to apply for In Common, a yearlong residency in Willmar, MN. The selected artist will share their music with the community, and take a leadership role in developing and leading a community songwriting project. Through the creation & performance of new, community-inspired music, diverse residents will gather to discover what they have in common. This opportunity pays $18,000, plus reimbursement for up to $2000 of travel expenses. The selected artist will be required to spend at least 36 days in the community during this yearlong collaboration, which will begin in summer 2018. Apply online before 11:59pm on March 5, 2018. https://composersforum.org/programs/in-common/
Free online/in person application workshops will be held on February 5, February 6, and February 8.