CALL FOR SCORES II / 2021-2022

Duo for saxophone and tenor trombone


Submission period

Tue Nov 2 at 5 AM UTC

End of submission period

Mon Dec 20 at 10:59 PM UTC

Results date

Tue Feb 1, 2022 at 5 PM UTC

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Duo Signal launches the project ‘’call for scores II’’ to promote, expand and innovate its repertoire for composers from all over the world.
The selected composers will receive a commission to compose a new duo piece for the Duo Signal which will be premiered in Basel (Switzerland) in 2022.


All applications will be studied by Duo Signal: Alejandro Oliván and Adrián Albaladejo Díaz.

We will select two different composers:

CHF2000.- At least 12 minutes-piece.

CHF2000.- At least 12 minutes-piece.

Duo for saxophone and tenor trombone.


1. A score (.PDF format) and recording (.MP3 format) of a representative work for a chamber ensemble. Works with electronics are accepted.
2. Biography and scan of your identity card.
3. All materials must be sent by email to no later than 20th December 2021


CALL FOR SCORES I / 2020-2021

Duo for saxophone and tenor trombone

We are immensely grateful to all the composers for their interest and submissions. We received over 162 applications from 44 different countries. We sincerely enjoyed discovering and studying the submitted music. 


The jury, composed of Jürg Henneberger and the members of the Duo Signal, would like to extend a heartfelt congratulations to all the composers for the outstanding quality of their submitted pieces. Although we regret not being able to choose more than 3 composers, we are proud and happy to announce the winners*:



Nuño Fernández Ezquerra (1992) - Commission of 2000 CHF for 12-15 minutes piece.

Submitted work:


Emre Eröz (1995) Commission of 1500 CHF for 10 minutes piece.

Submitted work:




Nicolas Roulive (1997) - Commission of 800 CHF for a 5-7 minutes piece.

Submitted work:


The jury would like to mention the following composers for their exceptional pieces:


Anna Sowa, Valerio Sannicandro, Emilie Girard-Charest, Javier Quislant, LEE Yi Wei Angus, Bethany Younge, Stylianos Dimou, Maja Bosnic, Marcelo F. Lazcano, Dativo Tobarra, Asia Ahmetjanova

Commission work:

Nicolas Roulive (1997) - Noot Noot !! for tenor sax and trombone (2021)