Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival 2010

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Summary

The Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival contest is for artists anywhere in the world. The winner will receive a showcase, flights to/from Belfast, 6 nights of accommodations, convention pass and party pass. Don't miss your LAST CHANCE to submit at an early submission discount./n/nEach year the Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival celebrates the art of song writing and the "Sister Cities" link between Belfast and Nashville, although the contest is for artists anywhere in the world. The artist with the winning song will earn a showcase at 6th Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival, flight to/from Belfast NI (from anywhere), 6 nights of accommodations , Song Writing Convention and party passes.

Over the 5 days, more than 100 songwriters will perform in 30 concerts and Grammy Award winning hit writers such as Tia Sillers and Mark Selby will deliver 20 seminars and workshops on the art of song writing.

Internationally acclaimed writers from all over the world are brought in. Leading music industry individuals and organisations participate, including performance rights organisations BMI, ASCAP, PRS and IMRO. With several hundred writers attending the festival and convention, it is an excellent networking opportunity. There are many success stories of songwriters finding publishers and co-writers.

Original, unpublished new songs from both amateurs and professionals are encouraged.

The winning songwriter will receive:

  • Showcase your songs at 6th Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival (optional)
  • One flight out of Your City to Belfast Northern Ireland (or Dublin), returning from Belfast or Dublin 27th February 2010. Up to a maximum cost of £500/US $900
  • Six Nights Hotel with breakfast at Madisons Hotel Belfast, February 2010
  • Complimentary Pass to Song Writing Convention with 20 seminars/workshops presented by hit-writers and leading music industry people
  • Party Pass to the festival Welcome and Wrap Parties



    Five runners up will receive:
  • Two Nights Hotel with breakfast at Madisons Hotel Belfast, 25th & 26th February 2010
  • Complimentary Pass to Belfast Nashcille Songwriting Convention with 20 seminars/workshops presented by hit-writers and leading music industry people
  • Showcase your songs at 5th Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival (Optional)


    Recent featured writers include Nanci Griffith, Paul Brady, Raul Malo, Don Schlitz, Chris Difford (Squeeze) and Ricky Ross (Deacon Blue). Local songwriters included Ben Glover, Anthony Toner, Eilidh Patterson, Bap Kennedy and The Delawares to name just a few.




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