IMSTA Songwriting Competition at NAMM
Announcing the IMSTA Songwriting Competition at NAMM (ISCAN) that gives aspiring songwriters currently enrolled in college or university music programs the opportunity to have their original music heard by industry professionals, to receive their feedback, and to possibly win a trip to Black Rock Studios in Santorini, Greece!
How to Enter: Online: Deadline Extended to Jan. 13!
Step 1: Songwriters submit their original song to the IMSTA website by Jan. 13, 2020.
Step 3: If your song is selected to be in the top three you will be invited to ISCAN Finals, which takes place at The NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA on Jan. 18, 2020.
Step 4: Registered GenNext NAMM Show attendees are invited to submit songs as walk-ins to be reviewed by judges one-on-one at The NAMM Show. During a one-on-one review, your song may win a Wild Card. A Wild Card is given for an extraordinary song.
Step 5: Wild Card songs are added to the top three pre-submitted songs and all songs compete for First Place on-site at The NAMM Show.
Step 6: A First Place Winner and Runner-up are acknowledged on Saturday, Jan. 18 at the TEC Awards. Winners must be present at The NAMM Show to receive the award package and to be in the running for a chance to win a trip to Black Rock Studios in Santorini Greece.
How to Enter: On-site at The NAMM Show
Step 1. Register to attend The 2020 NAMM Show as a GenNext attendee.
Step 2. Bring your prerecorded song on a device such as a cellphone, tablet, or laptop to the Anaheim Hilton, Level 4, Room C13 on Saturday, Jan. 18 between 12 and 3 pm.
Step 3. Walk-ins to be reviewed by judges one-on-one at The NAMM Show. During a one-on-one review, your song may win a Wild Card. A Wild Card is given for an extraordinary song.
Step 4: Wild Card songs are added to the top three pre-submitted songs and all songs compete for First Place on-site at The NAMM Show.
Step 5: A First Place Winner and Runner-up are acknowledged on Saturday, Jan. 18 at the TEC Awards. Winners must be present at The NAMM Show to receive the award package and to be in the running for a chance to win a trip to Black Rock Studios in Santorini Greece.
In late 2020 all of the First place winners from around the world will compete for a chance to attend the world-famous song-writing camp hosted by Black Rock Studios in Santorini Greece!
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