Stiftung Schweizerischer Jugendmusikwettbewerb
The participants should be aged from 11 to 21 year old, based on average age of band members.
Online-Preselection, Live-Selection and Award-Session.
01.12.2019 – 12.01.2020
Online through www.sjmw.ch from the 1st December 2019. The demo recording (audio or video recording) can be uploaded there easily. Please note that the application is complete, when the application fee is paid.
Based on the demo recording the jury will choose which soloists, bands, large ensembles/big bands will take part in the Live-Selection at the Jazzcampus in Zurich (Switzerland).
The competition is for young musicians between the age of 11 and 21 of all nationalities who are permanently resident in Switzerland or Liechtenstein, or citizens of Switzerland or Liechtenstein who live abroad.
The competition will be divided in the following categories:
All instruments and voice are permitted, also electronic instruments such as samplers, sequencers and so on. There is no compulsory repertoire, however the live-character is important and playback is not allowed. All members of the group have to be musically involved.
For more information click here.
All Acts who pass the Online Pre-Selection are invited to compete at the Come Together national competition in Zurich. Certificates are awarded for participation and for 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes. There is a wider range of special prices such as Studio Time, Tours and Concerts.