Etchings Festival


The 2015 Etchings Festival

July 5-12

Auvillar, France

Applications available soon!

This year’s festival will take place from July 5 - 12 at the Moulin a Nef in Auvillar, France.


Both professional and student composers are welcome to apply.  Participant works will be rehearsed daily and each work will be given a dedicated recording session.  festival concerts will offer opportunities for performers, composers, and audience members to interact with live performances of participant works.


Notifications for participation and commissions will be in mid-February.


The population of Auvillar is deeply invested in the arts. Audience members from the community attend concerts as well as open master classes and rehearsals. The public nature of the festival creates optimal participant interaction with the performers and the larger artistic community in Auvillar.

Between sessions, participants are encouraged to explore the exceptional cultural environment of Auvillar and its spectacular natural surroundings in southwest France.


Click here for the VCCA-France website

Click here to learn more about the Etchings Festival

Click here to see a video of the 2010 Etchings Festival