Konkani Gayan Spordho on May 13

Konkani Gayan Spordho on May 13

Submitted by alvin on Tue, 2016-03-01 16:22 Dubai: Get ready to show your singing talent at the Konkani Gayan Spordho – 2016 to be held by Mangalore Konkans Dubai on May 13. The contest will be held at Apple International School, Al Qusais, behind Emirates Driving Institute. The event is a preliminary round to qualify for the semi-finals of ‘Gulf voice of Mangalore’ scheduled for September. The competition will begin at 10 am for which candidates should report by 9 am. Afternoon session will be held at 12.30 pm. Only six best singers (above 18 years) will be selected. Here are the rules and regulations 1) The competition is open to all Konkani-speaking individuals with valid UAE residence visa. Singing is strictly in Konkani. 2) Participants should report for morning session at 9 am (category 1, 2 and 3) and afternoon session before 12.30 pm (category 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10). 3) Participants should have completed his / her birthday as on May 13, 2016 to be eligible. Those born on 14th May or after must select the category of lower age group as applicable. Proof of age should be provided. 4) Time limit: For solo and duet – maximum 3 minutes, group singing – maximum 5 minutes. 5) Participants in group: Minimum 6 members and maximum 10. Contestant of a particular group will not eligible to participate in another group. 6) Musician accompanying the singer needs to stand behind the singer and not on the side or in front. Participant is free to play his own musical instrument while singing. 7) Only one musical instrument / accompaniment is allowed for solo / duet singing and maximum two for a group. Electronic instruments or Karaoke music is not permitted. 8) Contestants should not refer to lyrics written. Referring to lyrics in any format will render the participant disqualified. 9) Last date for submission of entries will be April 30, 2016. 10 Total number of entries for each category is limited. 11) Presentation should not be offensive / abusive in any respect. If such a discrepancy is noted, the contestant will be immediately disqualified. 12) The best six singers from each solo singing category of male and female will qualify to enter into semi-finals of Gulf Voice of Mangalore. 13) A panel of judges will judge the contest and their decision will be final. 14) Mangalore Konkans Dubai reserves the right to amend / cancel any item of the event without prior notice in case of insufficient entries or for any other unavoidable reason. If required, Mangalore Konkans Dubai reserves right to make amendments in the above rules and their decision will be final and binding.   Interested may register on http://mangalorekonkans.com/homepage/konkani-singing-competition-konkani... Or contact Ashith Pinto 055 499 3918 or Alwyn Pinto on 050-4583930. For enquiries Email:events@mangalorekonkans.com