Music

Show the sounds of your culture.

Share the sounds of your heritage with thousands of people – African drums, Chinese pipa, Scottish bagpipes, American blues guitar, Indian sitar, French accordion, Mexican pan flutes… or create a new work in the Fusion Contest that blends elements from different parts of the world.

Music of Your Heritage

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Intent to Participate Deadline: September 1, 2020.
  • Acceptance Notification: October 1, 2020.
  • FusionFest: November 28 & 29, 2020.

 

THE PERFORMANCE

While music is universal, it has a different rhythm and sound from different heritages. Performances are 12 to 25 minutes and begin every 15 or 30 minutes.

WHAT YOU’LL GET

  • A stipend between $50 and $100
  • Listing on the website with short bio and photo
  • Post with tag on Facebook and Instagram

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Intent to Participate Deadline: September 1, 2020.
  • Acceptance Notification: October 1, 2020.
  • Preliminary: TBD – 1st week of November
  • FusionFest: November 28 & 29, 2020.

 

THE CONTEST

Fuse sounds, beats, rhythms and instruments from different regions of the world to create a unique music experience of less than five minutes.

WHAT YOU’LL GET

  • A chance to win $1,000 cash prize
  • Performance spot at FusionFest for finalists
  • Listing on the website with short bio and photo
  • Post with tag on Facebook and Instagram

Theme Song Contest

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Intent to Participate Deadline: August 1, 2020.
  • Acceptance Notification: September 1, 2020.
  • FusionFest: November 28 & 29, 2020.

 

THE CONTEST

What’s your favorite genre? Hip-Hop, Reggaeton, Classical, Rock, Electronic? Create your own version, reinterpretation or arrangements of the FusionFest theme song “My Colors“. 

See music video below or download here.

THREE WINNERS WILL GET

  • A $150 prize
  • Listing on the website with short bio and photo
  • Post with tag on Facebook and Instagram
  • Performance spot at FusionFest