Music EVENTS

Cresendo

Description

Can you sense the Purple Haze? Can you notice the Smoke on the Water? It Smells Like Teen Spirit in here. It's time to climb up the Stairway to Heaven or go down The Highway to Hell, there’s a Whole Lotta Love waiting on the Dark Side of the Moon. It's time for Rock and Roll baby, after all Nothing Else Matters. We present Crescendo, the Battle of Bands, challenging you to battle it out on the stage and win the ultimate glory of the best band!

Rules

  1. There will be an online prelims. The finals will be held in campus.
  2. Time limit is 25 minutes. This includes sound check. 5% of the total marks shall be deducted for every exceeded minute. Sound would be cut after 28 minutes.
  3. Use of pre-recorded music (e.g., sequences, keyboard samples, guitar/octapad loops) will result in disqualification.
  4. There will be no constraints on the language used. However, obscenity at the discretion of the judges shall lead to disqualification.
  5. A drum kit will be provided. Participants are requested to get all other instruments they will be using for their performances.
  6. The decision of the judges and the organisers regarding any issue shall be final and binding.
  7. Send your prelim submissions to snuphoria@snu.edu.in with the subject 'Crescendo'18 Submission'

Prize

Prize Worth: 30000.00

Details

Date: Feb. 10, 2018
Venue: TBA
Registration Fees: FREE

Contact

Mihir S. Kothari - 8130317880




Acoustyx – Indian

Description

Acoustyx pits representatives of colleges against each other in an intense modern day musical battle. It is time for all you music nerds to gear up your vocal chords and come enchant us with your best, be it through khayals or blues, sufi or jazz, pick your battle!

Rules

  1. Western and Indian vocals solo competitions will be held separately. An individual may apply for either of the two or both.
  2. A maximum of two accompanists are allowed. Only microphones, leads and a keyboard will be provided at the venue. All other instruments must be brought by the participants.
  3. Use of pre-recorded music (e.g., sequences, keyboard samples, guitar/octapad loops, karaoke tracks) will result in disqualification.
  4. Time limit for prelims is 4 mins including soundcheck and for the main event is 6 mins including soundcheck. 10% of the total marks will be deducted for each exceeded minute.
  5. The decision of the judges and the organisers regarding any issue shall be final and binding.

Prize

Prize Worth: 6000.00

Details

Date: Feb. 9, 2018
Venue: TBA
Registration Fees: FREE

Contact

Mihir S. Kothari - 8130317880




Acoustyx

Description

Acoustyx pits representatives of colleges against each other in an intense modern day musical battle. It is time for all you music nerds to gear up your vocal chords and come enchant us with your best, be it through khayals or blues, sufi or jazz, pick your battle!

Rules

  1. Western and Indian vocals solo competitions will be held separately. An individual may apply for either of the two or both.
  2. A maximum of two accompanists are allowed. Only microphones, leads and a keyboard will be provided at the venue. All other instruments must be brought by the participants.
  3. Use of pre-recorded music (e.g., sequences, keyboard samples, guitar/octapad loops, karaoke tracks) will result in disqualification.
  4. Time limit for prelims is 4 mins including soundcheck and for the main event is 6 mins including soundcheck. 10% of the total marks will be deducted for each exceeded minute.
  5. The decision of the judges and the organisers regarding any issue shall be final and binding.

Prize

Prize Worth: 6000.00

Details

Date: Feb. 11, 2018
Venue: TBA
Registration Fees: FREE

Contact

Mihir S. Kothari - 8130317880




No Strings Attached

Description

This competition requires no instrumental accompaniment, all it asks for is your voice and a beat. An A Cappella competition aimed at presenting creativity, blending and harmonising, No Strings Attached asks you to showcase your best routines and enchant us with your vocal acrobatics.

Rules

  1. Only one team allowed per college.
  2. Team can consist of 6-15 members.
  3. Time limit is 10 minutes, with 5 additional minutes for soundcheck. 10% of the total marks shall be deducted for every exceeded minute.
  4. A minimum of 4 microphones will be provided, mainly for the bass and beatboxers, if required.
  5. Use of any accompanying instrument is strictly not allowed. Such use will lead to disqualification. Use of pre-recorded music (e.g., sequences, keyboard samples, guitar/octapad loops, karaoke tracks) will result in disqualification.
  6. The decision of the judges and the organisers regarding any issue shall be final and binding

Prize

Prize Worth: 12000.00

Details

Date: Feb. 11, 2018
Venue: TBA
Registration Fees: FREE

Contact

Mihir S. Kothari - 8130317880




Stacatto'd

Description

Fast fingers, occasional loud noises, heavy breaths, that slight swaying with the flow and the ability to make anyone feel exactly the way you want them to: totally describes any instrumentalist, no? This Breeze, find yourself hoping that you'd gotten that extra hour of practice as you fight it out for the title of the best instrumentalist. Get your trills ready, your pedals armed, and your scales in line, and compete to be the best among the best and show off your instrumental prowess.

Rules

  1. The theme is 'Mixing of Genres'. There should be at least 2 different styles of music in the performance, which should be made clear to the judges before the performance.
  2. There is an upper limit of 3 people per group. Participants can be solos or duos or trios.
  3. There will only be one round
  4. Vocals are not allowed. Beatboxing is allowed
  5. Participants are expected to bring their own instruments. A 3 piece drum kit will be provided.
  6. Time limit is 7 minutes, including soundcheck. 10% of the total marks shall be deducted for every exceeded minute.
  7. Use of pre-recorded music (e.g., sequences, keyboard samples, guitar/octapad loops, karaoke tracks) will result in disqualification.

Prize

Prize Worth: 5000.00

Details

Date: Feb. 9, 2018
Venue: TBA
Registration Fees: FREE

Contact

Mihir S. Kothari - 8130317880