Conad Jazz Contest
  • Conad Jazz Contest 2015

    Italian or foreign musicians under 35, soloists or groups, who submit jazz projects of various genres and styles, including any fusions.

    10 young talents chosen by a technical panel of judges and by the online community, who will get the chance to play on the Umbria Jazz stage (Perugia, 10-19 July 2015).
    The tracks by the 10 finalists will be distributed by Zimbalam and will feature on a compilation album that you can listen to exclusively at Deezer, the first global music streaming service.

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Participants 2015

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  • 20 Top Rated
  • The 20 most listened
    • Spain
    • Cantaloupe Island
    • I wish
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  • Chat about Chet
    • Star Dust
    • I'm old fashioned
    • That old feeling
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  • Seven Steps
    • Platamona
    • Expectation
    • Black Mamba
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  • Gsus 4tet
    • Fil's way
    • Giaco's way
    • Lady bird
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Rules & FAQ

  • Rules
  • FAQ

Conad Soc. Coop. (with its registered head office at Via Michelino 59, 40127 Bologna, VAT No 03320960374), in collaboration with the Umbria Jazz Festival, is promoting the fourth edition of the Conad Jazz Contest, a music contest for young Italian or foreign musicians: groups (instrumental or with vocalists) and soloists, who shall submit jazz projects of various genres and styles, including any fusions.

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1. Can you still take part if you have previously recorded an album?
The only restriction in the rules is that the soloist or group must be free from any existing record deals or publishing contracts when they register (see Articles 2 and 4). Nothing prevents participants from having entered into contracts in the past, as long as their contractual obligations do not cover the tracks submitted or any performances as part of this contest. Moreover, the winners’ tracks which will be distributed on the digital market must not have been previously distributed on a digital platform, nor available under any capacity for sale online up until when they are uploaded onto Zimbalam, (see Article 5 bis)

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  • The on-line community choose its winner +

    MYO MOndaino Orchestra

    With 32,501 votes, the Mondaino Young Orchestra (MYO) conquers one place (out of ten) for Umbria Jazz 2015.

    After a race for the very last vote lasting until midnight on Sunday 24 May, the on-line community has pronounced the victory of an ensemble from Emilia-Romagna that counts 25 musicians, some of whom are very young (the average age does not exceed 17): the Mondaino Young

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  • Renzo Arbore +

    President of the Umbria Jazz Participatory Foundation, Renzo is a multifaceted radio and television personality, Read more
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  • Secretary’s Office
  • Web Master

For information on the Contest:

Homina Pdc

Via del Monte, 10 40126 Bologna
Tel. +39 051 264744
Email: Contact the Secretary's Office

For technical issues:

Into The Net

Via Pieve di Cadore, 30 00135 Roma
Tel. +39 06 64561529
Email: Web master contact

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