Regional French Language Song Contest
Call for artists !
You are Ugandan, or you come from an EAC member state ? You like to sing, or you’re a professional singer ? You speak (at least a little bit of) French ?
Then take part in the regional French-language song contest !
In the five EAC countries (Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda), one representative will be chosen through national selections. She/he will then take part in the regional final in Bujumbura on Friday, 20th March, for Francophonie Day.
Here in Uganda, Alliance française of Kampala will host the national selection, on Saturday, 28th February. Every registered person will be able to participate.
Here are the main points of the competition rules (you can download the exhaustive document below) :
Participants can sing alone or as a duo.
All the compositions must be originals.
The lyrics have to be written mainly in French, but some English or other languages can be included as well.
Participants have to be at least 16.
The singer who will win the first place in the casting will win a French Music CD selection. In addition, provided she/he is a Ugandan national, she/he will win a trip to Bujumbura for the regional final. If the winner is not Ugandan, the best ranked Ugandan artist will travel to Bujumbura.
To register for the national selection, please download the form below, fill it and send it back to firstname.lastname@example.org before the 26th February 2015 at 6PM.
Good luck to you all !