Female composers to Frankfurt! Composer in Residence!

Composer in Residence 2014 © Archiv Frau und Musik
Composer in Residence 2014 © Archiv Frau und Musik

Female composers to Frankfurt!

New call for applications for the Composer in Residence scholarship programme

The Archiv Frau und Musik, in cooperation with the Frankfurt University of Music and Performing Arts (HfMDK), invites female composers of all ages and nationalities to apply for the Composer in Residence scholarship until 26 February 2024.

What is the scholarship holder to expect?

  • A three-month stay in Frankfurt am Main from September to November 2024
  • Accommodation
  • monthly public transport tickets
  • scholarship contribution of € 850 to live and work in Frankfurt.

During the stay, a chamber music work is to be created, which will be premiered at the final concert in November 2024.


  • Development of one or more works with students of the HfMDK
  • Opportunities for workshops and workshop discussions
  • Final concert in November 2024

“I really appreciate how the musicians at the university got involved with the pieces in a short space of time; courageous and determined.” (Farzia Fallah, Composer in Residence 2021 scholarship holder)

Further information: https://www.archiv-frau-musik.de/projekte//composer-in-residence

Interested applicants should send their application with an informal letter without attachments to our e-mail address CiR2024[at]archiv-frau-musik.de. We will send you all further documents and access to the application portal. The application deadline is 26 February 2024.

If you have any further questions, please contact Bettina Weber and Jelena Rothermel via CiR2024[at]archiv-frau-musik.de.

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