LCCO London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra Picture of LCCO Ensemble
Our 2014 Concert
Taking directions
2019 Call for Scores for Chamber Orchestra

Hear your piece played at a workshop, and receive feedback from the orchestra and conductor. Open to all composers who would be able attend the workshop in London. About half the pieces workshopped will later be performed.

The LCCO is a good amateur orchestra, of single wind and brass, strings, and percussion.

FEBRUARY 9th deadline for receipt of scores - maximum duration 5 minutes
Selection by a panel of LCCO players, if too many are received.
MARCH 23rd - workshop performance and discussion of the selected pieces.
EARLY AUTUMN - concert including pieces selected by the orchestra from those work-shopped.

Fee of 35 for taking part.

Full details from the conductor, Alan Taylor - - essential to read these before starting to compose.

About the LCCO - we are a unique orchestra, which has the role of playing music by developing composers and giving them feedback. We were heard on BBC Radio 3 as part of Making Music's Play to the Nation, and the composer of a piece workshopped and recorded by us won the Making Music category in the British Composers Awards.