The Sparks & Wiry Cries Vancouver songSLAM is a unique competition for emerging composer/performer teams to premiere new art song in partnership with Art Song Lab and the Vancouver Academy of Music. This social event will be MC’d by acclaimed composer Jocelyn Morlock, and will take place at the newly-transformed Koerner Recital Hall at Vancouver Academy of Music on Friday, June 28th, at 7:30pm. Each team will present a new song of no more than 5 minutes for voice and piano in any language for the voting audience, who—in the poetry slam tradition—will then vote on their favorites and award $1,500 CAD in prize money:
$800 for first place, $500 for second place and $200 for third place
Team registration for the Vancouver songSLAM is $15 dollars and will open HERE (click the link!) at noon on April 27th (PST).
Click HERE for detailed event information and competition rules.
For tickets please click HERE.