2011 Holiday Contest! (Dec 1st-31st)
We are so excited to announce that this holiday season, Songbird Ocarina is giving you and your friends a chance to win a brand new set of ocarinas!
Here are the rules:
• Participants must be subscribers to Songbird Ocarinas’s Youtube
• Entries must be submitted as video responses on YouTube (Contest video will be posted Dec 29th)
- If you are unsure how to post a response, here are instructions
- Use the tags “Songbird Ocarina”
• Entries must be live performances of our Christmas song arrangements. New music sheets will be posted on our Facebook page every Wednesday and Friday, beginning December 2nd
• No post-editing of audio of performance is allowed, though graphics and/or titles may be used before and/or after each performance
• Accompaniment for each ocarina performance is not required, though live accompaniment by other instruments is encouraged (no pre-recorded, midi, or otherwise electronic accompaniment is allowed).
• Though we would love to see you perform with your friends in person, internet collaborations are allowed, so long as the audio of each performance is not edited to enhance the performance (e.g. – adding reverb, using autotune, etc.).
• Durian Songbird will nominate three contestants for each of the following categories, and then they will go to vote on our Facebook Polls, where the submissions will be judged by a jury of your peers
– Best Ocarina Quartet (or larger) – Best Ocarina Trio – Best Ocarina Duo
• Prizes for individual categories of Quartet, Trio, and Duo are to be announced
• The grand prize of a Focalink Set (1 – 12 Hole Soprano C, 1 – 12 hole Soprano G, and 2 – 12 hole Alto Cs) will be awarded to Durian Songbird’s overall favorite video
• Videos must be submitted by Dec 31st, 11:59pm, Pacific Time
• All rules are subject to change should we deem necessary
If you have questions or concerns, please email us at SongbirdOcarina@gmail.com and good luck!