Violinist Miri Ben-Ari Announces SoundCloud Contest
Mon, 02 Jul 2012 10:24:24
Wanna catch your big break?
Well you might be able to be! Or at least you can collab with Grammy Award-winning violinist Miri Ben-Ari in the process!
has launched a talent search in an exclusive partnership with SoundCloud. Ben-Ari – who fuses classical with jazz, R&B and hip-hop and performed for President Obama last week -- has made albums with Kanye West, Jay-Z, Wyclef Jean, Alicia Keys, Wynton Marsalis, Britney Spears, Maroon 5, Patti Labelle, Brandy, Donna Summer, Janet Jackson, John Legend – and now maybe YOU. Wait, what? You? How does it work? Here's how.
The winners will be given the opportunity to collaborate with Miri Ben-Ari on a special project, and go from a nobody to a somebody spotlighted SoundCloud! Bring it, right?
Contestants will have the option of submitting material in two separate categories: instrumental and instrumental with vocals. Each month, from July to September, Miri Ben-Ari will pick her favorite tracks in each category. She will then share her top picks and spotlight them on her official SoundCloud page, which is here.
This coming September, SoundCloud users will then have the opportunity to vote on their favorite spotlighted submissions and decide the winners in each category. All content needs to be original, kiddies.
To submit your original instrumental track, click here.
To submit your original instrumental with vocals track, click here.
What a cool contest. More info on this SoundCloud info tab
Are you entering to collab with Miri Ben-Ari?