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 UNIVERSONG © 2020 – 19th Anniversary – ONLINE EDITION

 

FIRST INTERNATIONAL ONLINE MUSIC FESTIVAL IN EUROPE – SINCE 2001
The Canary Islands International Song Festival

 

*** 1.000 Euros – money prizes ***

and other important awards and artists promotion

EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATIONS: November 15

Final results will be announced on November 25

RULES 2020

 

IMPORTANT: Due to COVID-19 situation, the 2020 edition will be ONLINE.

ORFEUM European Music Festivals Organization (member of ALFA – Alliance of Festivals Associations) invites singers from all over the world to participate in the UNIVERSONG 2020 – The Canary Islands International Song Festival (Online Edition)


 

PLEASE, Read carefully the Regulations before filling in the

ONLINE ENTRY FORM

 


 

PARTICIPATION CATEGORIES

  • UNIVERSONG JUNIOR – From 10 to 15 years old
  • UNIVERSONG – From 16 years

In both categories the participation of soloists and vocal groups is allowed.

Groups will compete in the category corresponding to the mean age of all their members.


REGULATIONS

Each participant can present up to 2 songs (Pop, rock, ballad, bolero, latin, tropical, soul, dance, disco, jazz, traditional, folk, singer-songwriter). Songs can be original and also national or international hit songs. The International Jury will only value the performance of the singer.

Preferably, the submitted songs should not exceed 4 minutes, although longer songs are allowed.

The song must be recorded live (with phone or digital video camera) – HORIZONTAL – and with sufficient audio and video quality for online reproduction for the international jury and for the audience. As far as possible, the background should be neutral (a white wall or similar). Artists’ clothing must be appropriate for a festival performance. It is also allowed to send live performances at other festivals or concerts (Always with live lead vocals and with horizontal filming).

By participating in the contest and signing the registration form, the participants authorize the festival organization to use the songs presented, their names, the recording of their performances, as well as their pictures for promotion and dissemination of the contest. They also take responsibility for the origin of the music bases used (playbacks) and releasing the organizers from any claim about it. Participants also accept the Privacy and Data Protection Policy of the festival

Minor artists (Under 18 y.o.) must have the acceptance and authorization of their father, mother or guardian in the registration form.

GROUPS: The entry form must be completed by the representative or leader of the group, accepting, on behalf of all the components, the regulations of the festival and the privacy policy. The representative is also responsible for and authorizes the participation of minors, if there are any in the group, confirming by accepting these regulations that he/she has the proper authorization of the parents or legal guardians of the underage participants.


AWARDS 

1,000 EUROS:

Diploma GRAND PRIX “Platinum Tabaiba” + 300 euros Bonus for 20th Anniversary of Universong Festival (Tenerife – 2021).

Universong Junior Category

“Golden Tabaiba ” – 1st. Prize Diploma  + 200 euros Bonus for 20th Anniversary of Universong Festival (Tenerife – 2021).
“Silver Tabaiba” – 2nd. Prize Diploma  + 100 euros Bonus for 20th Anniversary of Universong Festival (Tenerife – 2021).
“Bronze Tabaiba” – 3rd. Prize Diploma  + 50 euros Bonus for 20th Anniversary of Universong Festival (Tenerife – 2021).
“International Artist” Diploma
“Voice of Europe” Diploma
“Orfeum Special Award for adult singer” Diploma

Other Special awards and Diplomas
Online promotion on social networks and the official web of the festival

Universong Category

“Golden Tabaiba” – 1st. Prize Diploma  + 200 euros Bonus for 20th Anniversary of Universong Festival (Tenerife – 2021).
“Silver Tabaiba” – 2nd. Prize Diploma  + 100 euros Bonus for 20th Anniversary of Universong Festival (Tenerife – 2021).
“Bronze Tabaiba” – 3rd. Prize Diploma  + 50 euros Bonus for 20th Anniversary of Universong Festival (Tenerife – 2021).
“International Junior Artist” Diploma
“Young Voice of Europe” Diploma
“Orfeum Special Award for junior artist” Diploma

Other Special awards and Diplomas
Online promotion on social networks and the official web of the festival


INTERNATIONAL JURY

The International Jury is composed of prestigious music professionals. Their votes will be unappealable.


ENTRY FEE
1 Song: 30 euros
2 Songs: 45 euros


By Paypal:


Entry Options


For questions regarding your payment, please, contact our team: orfeumhispania@gmail.com


by Bank transfer:

Orfeum Organización de Festivales Europeos de Música
Banco: LA CAIXA
Dirección: Méndez Núñez, 90 – Edificio Miami – 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife (España)
IBAN: ES4721006651122200580588
BIC SWIFT: CAIXESBBXXX


Registrations from September 10 to October 30

The regulation can be changed if the development needs of the contest so demand.

The Organizing Committee of the UNIVERSONG Festival, September 9, 2020.
ORFEUM – European Music Festivals Organization ©

 


Registration

ONLINE ENTRY FORM


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