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songSLAM Chicago

  • The Promontory 5311 South Lake Park Avenue Chicago, IL, 60615 United States (map)

The second Sparks & Wiry Cries Chicago songSLAM is a unique competition for emerging composer/performer teams to premiere new art song in partnership with Fourth Coast Ensemble. In the poetry-slam tradition, audience members vote on their favorite performances, and $2,000 in cash prizes is awarded.

Team registration for the second Chicago songSLAM is $20/team and will open on February 5th at 6pm CST HERE (click the link when live). Please note that traditionally, slots tend to fill up in under 30 minutes. Teams will be announced by email no later than one week after registration closes. Unsuccessful teams will have their registration money refunded.

Click HERE to purchase tickets for the second Chicago songSLAM

Click HERE for detailed event information and competition rules.

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