14° PREMIO BIANCA D'APONTE
Until next April 28th, registrations are open for the 14th edition of the Premio Bianca d'Aponte, the only contest in Italy reserved for singer-songwriters: the participation is free and the finals, scheduled in Aversa, will take place on the 26th and 27th October 2018.
After three evenings in the main Italian cities Milan (March 7), Rome (March 20) and Naples (April 9), organized to present the excellences of the event curated by Enrico Deregibus and Daniele Esposito and present the new notice and artistic purposes, the final evenings will take place in Aversa on October 26th and 27th 2018.
In the two days of the Prize the performances of the finalists will alternate with those of some of the most important names in the Italian music scene, which in recent years has seen the participation of singers such as Mario Venuti, Fausto Cigliano, Tricarico, Enzo Avitabile, Mauro Giovanardi , Raiz, Avion Travel, Nude Music, Erica Mou and, as godmothers, Paola Turci, Irene Grandi, Rossana Casale, Ginevra di Marco, Cristina Donà, Nada, Elena Ledda, Petra Magoni, Rachele Bastreghi, Andrea Mirò, Mariella Nava , Brunella Selo, Fausta Vetere.
Participation is free, the deadline for registration is April 28, 2018. The selection of the ten finalists will be handled by the Guarantee Committee of the Award, made up of singers, authors and composers but also by industry players and music critics. The winner of the overall prize will be awarded a scholarship of € 1,000 while the winner of the Critics Award "Fausto Mesolella" will receive a scholarship of € 800. The best interpreter, the best text and the best music will also receive awards.
The announcement of the Premio Bianca D'Aponte and the entry form to the competition are available on the official website of the event.
For more information you can consult the official website of the event: www.premiobiancadaponte.it