International song and music competition
Sanremo - International Final
Teatro Ariston 7 – 11 May 2014
Conditions of entry
For participants from all over the world, less participants from Italy
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The Participants for the various sections of ages can have their birthday within the 31st of December 2014.
The contest is divided into 2 categories (A and B), each of them subdivided into 3 Sections, that is:
CATEGORY A : Soloist Singers
A1. From 6 to 9 years old
A2. From 10 to 12 years old
A3. From 13 to 15 years old
The texts can be in Italian, any foreign language or any dialect. In case the language is not Italian or English, it is compulsory to present a text with translation into English.
CATEGORY B: Soloist Musicians
B1. From 6 to 9 years old
B2. From 10 to 12 years old
B3. From 13 to 15 years old.
Both published and unpublished pieces will be welcome in both contests (A and B).
All the participants are obliged to present for selection one piece that will be the same in all eventual following selections and Final.
Participants not from Italy but from other Counties all over the world, have to send their entry forms, CDs / DVDs and all enclosed (see Art.13) directly to “sanremoJunior” – Via Roma, 166 – 18038 Sanremo (Italy).
Among entries, songs and music pieces on CDs or DVDs, arriving from other Countries, (not from Italy), a Jury panel in charge by the Committee of “sanremoJunior” will select the admitted participants to the International Final.
In some Countries (NOT Italy) there can be National selections of “sanremoJunior”. Winners of “Grand prix” in these National selections will automatically be admitted into the International Final in Sanremo Italy. The list of Countries for National selections is on website www.sanremoJunior.it
Admitted participants to the International Final are:
In the International Final in Sanremo at Teatro Ariston the finalists of both, Category A (Soloist Singers) and Category B (soloist musicians), will perform live with Orchestra.
€ 90 net - entry fees per persona including:
International Final - Teatro Ariston – Sanremo Italy (live with Orchestra)
Sanremo 7-11 May 2014
A part of the entry fees will go to UNICEF - “For street children’s rights and protection”
€ 100 net - entry fees per persona including:
1) “sanremoJunior ” pass
All the participants are obliged to present for selection one piece that will be the same in all eventual following selections and final.
Each piece will last maximum 3,30 minutes and will be submitted as a recording in one of the following formats: CD or DVD. They must be accompanied by a completed registration form and by a copy of the receipt as proof of payment for the entrance fee for each participant submitted (see art. 13).
The following details must be clearly written or printed on a sticker on the cover of the CD or DVD: full name, title of the piece, genre, author, duration and clearly stating if it is an original piece or an arrangement, whether or not it was ever performed, etc.
The Panel’s decisions are final.
Each finalist must provide all equipment needed to perform with, of the musical piece selected by the Panel, the sheet music for the orchestra conductor (full score) and also for the orchestra (score) as will be requested.
Rehearsals with Orchestra will take place just before the Contest “The International Final in Sanremo”, dates and time will be communicated at a later stage.
Forward the entry form to “sanremoju nior” c/o Kismet, Via Roma 166 -18038 SANREMO - Italy by the 31st of January 2014 including following:
1) 1 piece only recorded on DVD or CD with a musical base and, for category A no trace of vocals such as double voices or choirs and for category B no vocal or instrumental sound which may be deemed to be a melody;
2) The text for the song in category A can be in Italian and or in any foreign language or any dialect. In case the language is not Italian or English, it is compulsory to present a text with translation into English or Italian.
3) Entry form filled in and signed by parents or tutor.
4) Copy of the participant’s identity-card.
5) 3 pass photos.
6) Copy of the parents or the tutors identity-cards.
7) Curriculum in Italian or English, max. 10 lines about the artist.
8) Proof of payment of the entrance fee.
9) Privacy form – all forms about the privacy rules, filled in and signed.
10) TV – permission to broadcast filming of participants, filled in and signed.
The participants admitted to the competition Final should send confirmation of their participation in writing (by fax or e-mail) within 35 days before the competition dates including all what is asked for in sanremoJunior’s confirm letter (booking forms to be filled in etc.)
Any participant not providing the items requested will be excluded.
Entry fees, and admission fees (see art.5) to for the selection and the International Final must be paid to:
Banca CARIGE – C.so Mombello – Sanremo Fil 301
Beneficiary: Kismet srl
Causal: sanremoju nior
IBAN: IT76 V061 7522 7000 0000 0810 220
No other sort of payment is possible.
Each participant admitted to the Final will be sent a booking-form by the booking organization outlining modes of payment.
Considering the rush for bookings to the Final, both from Italy and abroad, early bookings are highly recommended.
The “Grand Prix” consists of an object of prestige.
The other prizes are personalized crystal plates.
The Jury reserves the right - according to its irreversible and final judgement - to assign further prizes than those already stated.
The Organization may also offer the finalists prizes and gadget donated by possible sponsors.