Guitar & Bass & Drum Legend Competition 2017

Organizer: Parsons Music Foundation  Supported by: Parsons Music

Sponsor: Gibson、Warwick、Dr. Martens、Shure、Sabian、Ludwig、Line6

Official amplifiers: Orange、Hughes & Kettner、Markbass

Official drums & cymbals: Ludwig、Sabian、Meinl  Official wireless: Line6

Official Media Partners: FreShMAn Supported: Trinity ROCK & POP

Eligibility

Contestants should not have any contract with a record company during the period between application and final, offenders will be disqualified.

Application fee

Application fee for each entry: HKD $120.

Application deadline extend to

March 13, 2017 (Mon)

Enrolment

Complete the online application form and pay the application fee online.

***Click Here To Register and pay the application fee online.***

 Date & Location

Preliminary

Contestants only

March 25-26, 2017 (Sat-Sun) Parsons Music Hall, 11/F, Gemstar Tower,. 23 Man Lok Street, Hung Hom
Final

( Ticketing and programme details to be announced)

April 29, 2017 (Sat)

(Maximum 12 finalists in Guitar Legend, Maximum 8 finalists in Bass Legend, Maximum 12 finalists in Drum Legend )

Location will be announced at a later time

The organizer will invite experienced musicians to join the judging panel. Decisions of the judging panel shall be final and irrevocable regardless of circumstances.

  1. Any changes of judging panel will be announced on Facebook and website
  2. All applicants will be scheduled to participate in the preliminary round
  3. Schedule of preliminary and final shortlist will be announced on Facebook and website. Finalists will receive e-mail notification as well.

Awards

Placing will be awarded to the winners (1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place winners).

Champion

Gibson USA Guitar (Guitar Legend )

Warwick Bass (Bass Legend)

A set of Line6 G10 Guitar wireless (Guitar & Bass Legend)

Sabian AAX Cymbal Set Ludwig black beauty snare(Drum Legend)

A pair of Dr. Martens boots

A pair of Shure earphones

Cash prize HK$2,000

Qualified for the final of Band Legend Competition in August of 2017

Automatically become Parsons Music ambassador, might have the performing opportunity in 2017 Shanghai Musikmesse show (flights & accommodation included)

Trophy

1st Runner-up

Cash HK$1200, Parsons Music Cash Coupon HK$1200 and trophy

2nd Runner-up

Cash HK$800, Parsons Music Cash Coupon HK$800 and trophy

 Terms and Conditions 

  1. Solo performance by the contestant.
    1. Contestant should perform with the backing track which is submitted with the online form.
    2. Each contestants should perform one piece.
    3. Contestants cannot enroll more than one entry in the same instrumental group.
  2. Songs:
    1. Selected song can be original/re-arranged/ cover/ TRINTIY ROCK&POP.
    2. Selected song cannot be changed from registration to preliminary, and final contest.
    3. Performance in competition must not exceed 6 minutes.Change of materials will not be permitted after the submission.
  3. Contestants must bring along their own Guitar/Bass/Drumstick for the competitions. The organizer will only provide amplifiers and drum set.
  4. RightsandConsent:
    1. Parsons Music Foundation and Parsons Music has the rights to publish the contestants’ images and videos.
    2. Contestants should give the priority to the Organizer within 1 year by attending the music events organized by Parsons Music Foundation and Parsons Music
    3. Once the application online form is submitted successfully, contestants are bound by the terms and conditions of “Guitar X Bass X Drum Legend Competition”.
  5. Contestants entering more than one group may bear a risk of time clash. This may result in their own decision whether to attend the competition(s) or not.
  6. Substitution or swapping of contestants and change of names or groups will not be permitted after the submission of application forms.
  7. Except for those competitions cancelled by the Organizer, no fees will be refunded, regardless of any reason.
  8. Breaking any of the rules and requirements of the event such as being late or absent may incur disqualification, no fee will be refunded.
  9. Under no circumstances will late entries be accepted.
  10. The Organizer reserves the right to reject entries without required supporting documents.
  11. The Organizer reserves the right to make any amendments without notice. The most updated version posted on the official website overrides the previous ones.
  12. The Organizer shall be the final authority in resolving disputes. All final dispute resolution decisions shall be final and binding.

Enquiry

Tel:3150 0375 / 3150 0202

E-mail:MKT@parsonsmusic.com