soundSCAPE Festival
The Hindemith Music Centre
Blonay, Switzerland
July 4-14, 2023
Applications Open December, 2022 

Please check back in December, 2022 for full information on the 2023 Festival.

Participant Profile
The majority of participants are currently enrolled in a music degree program, through the PhD level. Recent PhD and DMA graduates are encouraged to attend. Typical age range is from 20 to 35, however participation is not limited to this age group.

Additional Application Materials


  • ONE work of any instrumentation/length, for evaluation only. Email score (pdf) and midi or mp3 recording of the piece.


  • live, unedited recordings of TWO solo contrasting works; any style/period. Submit recordings or links via email [mp3, SoundCloud, YouTube, Vimeo, etc).


  • Video of two conducted performances; pieces should be of contrasting styles, and one must feature a modern-to-contemporary work. Links to video via YouTube, Vimeo, etc. are preferred.

If you experience problems submitting mp3 files to the festival email address, we suggest using a free file-sharing service, such as