Mario Scava, patron of the competition, is organizing the 2020 - 2021 edition of "Io Talent Europe". The purpose of the event is to discover and promote new talents in the artistic - musical field through a series of competitions called "Stages" which will take place in various European cities and also to resume helping countries of Umbria hit hard by the earthquake of 2016. This initiative is supported by the City Council of Arquata del Toronto.
Registrations for the 2020-2021 edition are open and a commission of selected experts, together with various agents, collaborators and partners, will evaluate the candidates in the preliminary stages.
In order to participate in the first Latvian stage of "Io Talent Europe" it will be possible to submit your application online or on paper no later than till 13 November 2020. The casting and auditions will take place throughout the country through a series of "online selections" which will allow to determine the best participants, who will then participate in one of the 3 "Stages" in Latvia citys Daugavpils, Liepaja and Riga.
All candidates of any nationality who practice music in all its "forms" as an artistic genre are admitted to "Io Talent Europe" 2020 - 2021 and who, on the deadline date of 13 November 2020, to register for the first stage in Daugavpils, candidate must be at least 12 years old (Junior Category from 12 to 19 years).
For the singing section, participants will be able to present unpublished and / or published pieces (Cover) and the following categories are admitted:
Categorys: SONGWRITER, BAND, PERFORMER, AUTHOR.
It is specified that the artistic management at its sole discretion has the right to admit or exclude participants if they are not compatible with the musical line.
Duets are allowed in each category section and the membership fee is equal to that of a single.
IMPORTANT!!! The category indicated when filling in the registration form must correspond to the possible participation in the stage and must remain unchanged throughout the competition. Any change of category after registration must be notified immediately to the Regional Agent or National Secretariat by sending e-mail to Casting@IoTalent.eu
It is possible to register for "Io Talent Europe" online or on paper:
Online (according to the procedures dictated by the form)
(Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and Council of 27 April 2016 and the Law on the Processing of Personal Data of 5 July 2018) (Attachments 1 and 2).
Furthermore, the information for the processing and distribution of data (Attachment 3) must be retained.
Each stage of "Io Talent Europe" is a fundamental event for the competition as the Winner of "Stage" will then have the opportunity to participate in the "Grand Final" of "Io Talent Europe" and compete to win a recording contract of the duration of 2 years.
The membership registration fee to be paid is:
€ 50.00 (for juniors, songwriters, performers, lyric-pop, rap, in single or duo);
€ 70.00 (for trio and band);
The payment of the registration fee can be made through:
By entering the CRO in the online form attachment field.
The purpose of the transfer must be indicated as follows: “registration fee
"Io Talent Europe" 2020 – 2021, the name,surname of the candidate or name of the duo or band;
For payments made by bank transfer / Paypal, you are asked to subsequently send a copy of the payment, in pdf format, to the e-mail address Administration@IoTalent.eu
The competition is divided into various phases:
The candidate needs to submit a "presentation" to email Casting@IoTalent.eu, which will be used for the first processing of all submitted applications. This will be followed by a free online hearing via the available radio and television broadcasts, and the selection of finalists from among pre-registered and pre-paid candidates will be carried out directly by the Io Talent Europe National Administration.
It should be noted that candidates can also perform in dialect and foreign language.
Only those who have been approved by the National Organization will be able to access the "Auditions" phase.
The auditions will be held free of charge by agents throughout the national territory, at suitable facilities such as radio and television studios that will host the "candidates" in programs created in order to fully highlight the skills of the "candidates".
All those registered online or on paper and / or coming from the Castings will participate in the Auditions according to the indications of the agents. Candidates must participate in the auditions with published pieces or covers, may also be in dialect, Italian or foreign language, lasting no more than 4.00 minutes. The Auditions will be carried out with different methods and procedures according to the needs of each Region.
The auditions have the final purpose of identifying the possible participants in “Io Talent Europe” and of being real music rehearsal where they learn the essential information for a better performance.
Also in this case the candidates can also perform in dialect and foreign language.
Artists who are selected in the audition will have the opportunity to take part in the Io Talent Europe stages if they have paid (in point 2.b. indicated) registration fee.
The auditions must necessarily end 25 days before the date of the "Stage"
The Io Talent Europe 2020-2021 competition is also open to competitors who have passed the audition phase in other countries and competitions, but who will follow the requirements of these regulations.
Those selected at the International Auditions will be able to participate in Latvian stages of "Io Talent Europe".
ATTENTION!!!! Not only candidates from partner nations but also Italians residing in Latvia can participate in the international auditions.
a. At this stage, the candidates suitable for the "Io Talent Europe" Stages, belonging to the categories of Songwriters, Performers, Authors and Bands, the list of which will be published on the website www.iotalent.eu must necessarily submit on the call date of "Io Talent Europe" the following:
If necessary "Io Talent Europe" organization in accordance with the selection criteria set by the event management, may also require:
The text of the passages submitted must not be, even partially, political, sexual or religious in nature, nor may it infringe the rights of others.
The paper documentation, complete in all its parts and in original, (typed text, musical score, and author`s release) must be delivered by hand on the date of convocation.
For any information concerning the releases please contact Mario Scava +371 24409444
Prizes in the "Stages"
"Critics Award", "Miss Io Talent Europe in Daugavpils" Award, and "Special Nomination".
Prizes awarded at the final of “Io Talent Europe”
"Critics Award", "Miss Io Talent Europe" Award, and "Special Nomination".
Any announcements based on these Rules will be published on the website www.iotalent.eu, on the Io Talent Europe Facebook page or sent to the e-mail indicated in the registration form of the participants.
Candidates must regularly review the Io Talent Europe website and the organization disclaims any responsibility for any misunderstandings, delays or shortcomings.
All disputes will be settled by an arbitration tribunal of three people: a representative of the organization, a representative of the applicant and the third person, decided by mutual agreement between the first two. In case of no agreement, the third representative will be appointed by the president of the Latvian Court of Daugavpils and the competent court will be exclusively the Latvian Court of Daugavpils
The document, original and signed, is kept in the records of the company SIA "Media & Records" based in Daugavpils.
Officialais WebLāpa: https://www.iotalent.eu
Officialais Facebook: https://www.Facebook.com/IoTalentEurope
Officialais PodCast area: https://podcast.iotalent.eu
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