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podium.jazz.pop.rock…

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Date TBA
St Pölten, Austria
Pop, rock & jazz

Podium.jazz.pop.rock… was introduced in 2008 to give pop/rock/jazz musicians the possibility to compete on a high level.

Information

Organiser

Musik der Jugend

Structure

Regional level and national level.
The competition is open to a large variety of categories: ensembles, bands and combos (3 – 12 members, vocal and/or instruments).

 

Cycle

Every two years

Next competition

TBA 2020

Next Deadline

TBA

 

Application

Registration for the competition podium.jazz.pop.rock … is only possible online.

Rules

The competition is for young people who fulfil one of the following criteria:

  • Austrian citizenship
  • from South Tyrol
  • permanent residency in Austria for at least 3 years
  • pupils of an Austrian school abroad.

The competition is held on regional and national level. The laureates from the state competitions are invited to compete on the national level.

Regarding the age limit, this chart can clarify the access and the category.

age category average age limit age limit specifics
A 8 10 no forwarding to the national competition, no jazz category
B 10 12
1 12 14
2 14 16
3 16 18
4 18 20
5A 20 22 The ensemble has to consist mainly of participants not studying music  at university or working in the music business.
5B 28 Professional category. The ensemble can consist mainly of participants studying music at university or working in the music business.

To find out your category, please use the Age caluculator.

Repertoire

More information here

Prizes

Regional level

  • 1st prize and qualification for the national competition
  • 2nd prize
  • 3rd prize
  • participation certificate
  • sponsorship award for bands (all musicians)
  • special award (individual musicians only)

National level

  • 1st prize
  • 2nd prize
  • 3rd prize
  • participation certificate
  • Joe Zawinul prize (1.500 EUR)
  • Falco prize (1.500 EUR)
  • sponsorship award for bands (all musicians)
  • special award (individual musicians only)
  • Red Bull Brandwagen Award

Contact

Visit original competition page www.musikderjugend.at

Prize winners