June 6 - 9, 2019

Re:Sound is an annual new music festival that brings together and showcases pioneers in the arts with diverse programming at venues throughout Cleveland.
By connecting local and visiting artists, the festival further propels the innovation and artistry flourishing in Northeast Ohio.

Proposal Guidelines

We will be accepting applications September 1 - October 15 that include the following types of musical performances:

Original and new works
Interdisciplinary Collaborations (e.g. with dance, video, spoken word, theater)
Contemporary classical music
Electronic media
Interactive music
Chamber music
Solo music
Works for original and new instruments

Preference will be given to music created since 2000 and improvised music.
We strive to feature music by artists of diverse backgrounds and styles.

Time limit

We are seeking sets ranging from 20 to 40 minutes of music.
If you feel strongly about proposing a program of a different length, please include a statement of justification.


Each performer will receive an honorarium.


We will strive to provide housing accommodations for performing artists coming in from out of town.