Jazz South Commissions are about innovation, ambition and artistic aspiration and aim to celebrate and support jazz and improvisation in the South

What you need to know to apply to Jazz South Radar Commissions

  • Aimed at composers from all career stages who are based permanently in the Jazz South region
  • Applications invited exclusively from composers
  • 10 awards will be made
  • Total awards of up to £1,250 per commission
  • Pieces should be between 12-15 minutes
  • Pieces should be for no more than three performers
  • Writing period will be between September – October 2020
  • Composers and performers will need to be available for audio and video recording, and online broadcast with dates and locations to be confirmed between October – December 2020

Read the full guidelines then complete the short online application form – deadline 5.00pm Friday 31 July 2020





Printable guidelines – download

Printable application form draft question template





** We recommend that you save the form regularly as you go along (you can save and return later to complete it). You may also find it helpful to draft any longer statements into another document before copying them into the form when you are ready.

Sorry - the application scheme is now closed. If you have experienced any problems please send us an email to info@jazzsouth.org.uk