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      precept.concept.percept is an interactive workshop for composition mentored by composer and researcher Dré A. Hočevar


      During the monthly workshop, the participants meet in a virtual or physical space and focus on the following themes: _ grounding, the composition of mind and [emancipatory practices].




      Throughout the five-day workshop, the participants discuss and constitute infrastructural models and frameworks through the lens of five compositions submitted by participant composers.


      The compositions selected by the .alfabet committee and workshopped throughout the week will be performed or documented by the .abeceda [new music ensemble].


      Ensemble instrumentation: violin(s), viola, cello, double bass, flute, clarinet, accordion, harp, voice, tuba, bassoon, saxophone (for specific questions about the instrumentation options, please include a note in the application). You are welcome to submit compositions for ensemble (various formations), as well as compositions for solo performers.


      Application fee: Free

      Participation fee: 120€


      Applications open shortly.


      Please note: there are limited spaces available.




      Selected works from the previous editions in 2020 and 2021:


      precept.concept.percept I.


      Alastair White: Work

      Max Gibson: Yo-Bong

      Logan Barrett: Two for 3 to 4 Too Three Four 2 

      Gašper Livk: [ . ]

      Tobija Hudnik: transpersonal.liminalities


      precept.concept.percept II.


      Miles Jefferson Friday: I sheltered Myself

      Jee Seo: On Fever

      Isonas Maroulis: Divided in Two

      Zhuosheng Jin: Pale Flower III.

      Asim Singh Halwarvi: I Found a Double Bass in my Kitchen!

      Tobija Hudnik: possibility<probability<impossibility

      Gašper Livk: [] . [] . []


      precept.concept.percept III.


      Sean X. Quinn: Ocularia

      Jack Herscowitz: The Clown

      Alastair White: Time's Grains

      Maximiliano Alejandro Soto: Figures in Frost

      Darcy Copeland: Blue(t): in aporia

      Lucy Callen: Many a sweet dream

      Wen Ziyang: Je Pense

      James Pecore: The Red Fall

      Kunal Gala: Currents

      Neža Zupanc: Tu Series


      precept.concept.percept IV.


      Jenni Hogan: Movement series
      Gašper Livk: [dsc.pln] . [Gašper Livk] . []
      Ramin Roshandel: Three Sketches for solo cello
      Tobija Hudnik: No. 3
      Ege Sayar: Land
      Neža Zupanc: Serija Tu
      Minato Sakamoto: Pacific 21
      Miha Gantar: Duo
      John Franek: ++ for octet

      precept.concept.percept V.

      Rodrigo Andrieuk – Brazilian Symphonic Phantasy

      Jane Wong – Bunna

      Tobija Hudnik – tba

      Steven Crino – The Alchemist in the City

      Jason Carl Rosenberg – Negentropy



      Upcoming workshops:


      p.c.p. VI. _ 22.—26. 11. 2021

      p.c.p. VII. _ 10.—14. 1. 2022

      p.c.p. VIII. _ 21.—25. 2. 2022

      p.c.p. IX. _ 25.—29. 5. 2022


      All editions follow a 3PM—6PM CEST timeline.

      Artistic director:

      Dré A. Hočevar


      Pia Reš



      Lester St. Louis


      .abeceda Institute

      p.c.p. I. was supported by:

      p.c.p. V. is the Re_humanizacija festival program supported by: