BMA-Bologna songwriter music, a project conceived and promoted by Fonoprint, historic recording studio, and sponsored by the City of Bologna has been founded with the goal to give Bologna a central role in the production and dissemination of songwriter music.
It is a contest for individual or groups of songwriters , aged between 16 and 36 years. By 31 May, applicants must send two brand-new songs, lasting up to 3’30, which they interprete as well being authors or co-authors. The songs must be already deposited in SIAE and sent together with an accompanying video.
“I believe that Bologna, the cradle of many songwriters, is the ideal city to discover and nurture those who will be the artists of tomorrow”- Leopoldo Cavalli, owner of Fonoprint, explains. .
BMA, with an excellent jury composed by great music professionals, will select the best 20 that will participate in live auditions at Fonoprint on 24 and 25 July, when the eight finalists for the final evening, on 7 October will be selected. The final show will be held at the Theater Il Celebrazioni in Bologna.
The winner will be assigned a recording and publishing contract with Fonoprint for the realization of an EP and a video clip.
The winner will have access to the final of the 2017 Sanremo Area and participate in their courses.
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