The "Sarandev" European Youth Pop-Rock Competition - Dobrich '2017


INFORMATION:

The Dobrich town is the host of international festivals. It is the center of Golden Dobrudzha. Dobrich combines the wealth of Golden Dobrudzha with the closeness to the Black Sea with its resorts - "Albena", "Rusalka", "Kranevo", "Krapets". It is 50 km far from the Varna and 30 km from the Balchik.
The organizer of the European Youth Pop-Rock competition is the Dobrich Municipality - Municipal Youth Center "Zahari Stoyanov".
The competition is hold under the patronage of the Mayor of Dobrich - Mr. Yordan Yordanov.
Time to be held: 17th, 18th, 19th of May 2017.
Place to be held: city of Dobrich,
Youth Center-Dobrich, Bulgaria

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HISTORY:

The "Sarandev" European Youth pop-rock Competition 
is held annualy in May in the city of Dobrich.

29th Apr.1988 - First national competition for author's song - guests from Denmark, Czechoslovakia, and the USSR. 

1989 - 1990 - Second and Third national competition for author's song for young performers of popular music.

1991 - 1994 - Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and Seventh competitions for pop - rock performers. 

1996 - Eighth national competition for pop - rock performers with international participation - 26th and 27th April - Chairman of the jury - Vasil Naydenov - First prize - Galin Kulov - Dobrich. 

1997 - Ninth national competition for pop - rock performers with international participation - 6th, 7th and 8th June - Chairman of the jury - Vasil Naydenov - First prize - Nelly Nenkova - Dobrich. 

1998 - Tenth edition - Chairman of the jury - Margarita Hranova - First prize - Detelina Dimitrova - Dobrich. 

1999 - Eleventh edition - participants from Bulgaria, Romania and Russia - Chairman of the jury - Lilly Ivanova - the "Sarandev" Award - Avgustina Atanasova - Dobrich. 

2000 - Twelfth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Russia, Ukraine, Romania - Chairman of the jury - Boris Karadimchev - the "Sarandev" Award - Boryana Hristova - Varna. 

2001 - Thirteenth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Russia, Yugoslavia, Greece - Chairman of the jury - Georgi Hristov - the "Sarandev" Award - Sofia Lazopoulu - Greece, Thessaloniki. 

2002 - Fourteenth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Russia, Greece, Cyprus, Romania, Armenia, Sarbia - Chairman of the jury - Zdravko Zheliazkov (from duet "Riton") - the "Sarandev" Award - Vesela Zheleva - Bulgaria, Shumen. 

2003 - Fifteenth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Russia, Georgia, Uzbekistan, Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Macedonia - Chairman of the jury - Orlin Goranov - the "Sarandev" Award - Stojan Petrov - Bulgaria, Stara Zagora.

2004 - Sixteenth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Russia, Georgia, Israel, Moldova - Chairman of the jury - Margarita Hranova - the "Sarandev" Award - Maria Nikolaeva - Sofia - Bulgaria.

2005 - Seventeenth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Macedonia, Russia, Usbekistan, Israel, Khazahstan, Georgia - Chairman of the jury - Jordanka Hristova. Award - Georgi Danchev - Bulgaria.

2006 - Eighteenth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Russia, Usbekistan, Israel, Khazahstan - Chairman of the jury - Villy Kazasian. Award - Diana Zaitidinova - Uzbekistan.

2007 - Nineteenth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Moldova, Russia, Usbekistan, Israel, Khazahstan, Romania, Malta, Slovenia - Chairman of the jury - Villy Kazasian. Award - Georgi Dulgerov - Bulgaria.

2008 - Twentieth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Israel, Khazahstan, Romania, Belarus - Chairman of the jury - Nelly Ranghelova. Award - Michaela Fileva - Bulgaria.

2009 - Twenty-first edition - participants from Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungaria, Israel, Khazahstan, Russia - Chairman of the jury - Margarita Khranova. Award - Nikola Chochev - Bulgaria.

2010 - Twenty-second edition - participants from Bulgaria, Russia, Khazahstan, Israel, Romania, Ukraina. Chairman of the jury - Tony Dimitrova. Award - Maxim Matzishin - Russia. 

2011 - Twenty-third edition - participants from Bulgaria, Russia, Belarus, Georgia, Israel, Ukraina. Chairman of the jury - Haigashod Agasyan. Award - Diana Mikhailovna Pashuk - Belarus. 

2012 - Twenty-fourth edition - participants from Bulgaria, Ukraine, Russia, Khazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Moldova, Israel. Chairman of the jury - Haigashod Agasyan. Award - Trayan Martinov Kostov - Bulgaria.

2016 - Twoenty fifth edition - participants from: Bulgaria,Greece, Khazakhstan, Moldova, Gruzia. Chairman of the jury Haigashot Agasyan. Award - Mirela Dimitrova - Bulgaria.

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REGULATIONS:
The competition is open for young people - individual performers in three age groups from 11 to 30 years old (by 31st Dec.2017).

FIRST GROUP - 11 - 14 years old
SECOND GROUP - 15 - 18 years old
THIRD GROUP - 19 - 30 years old

The "Sarandev" European Youth Pop-Rock Festival Dobrich '2017 is  in two rounds:

FIRST ROUND - by 25th of April 2017. 
Requests for the competition will be accepted until 13th of April 2017 via e-mail: omc.dobrich@gmail.com or at: Dobrich  9300, sq. Stariya oreh 1, P. O. Box 15

The request must include demos of two songs in one of the following audio formats - WAV, MP3, MP4, MPG, AVI. The participants in the competition are to send demo-records of their own performances.It is recommended that one of the song is in native  language. It is not necessary the songs which are presented by the contestants in the First stage to be the competition songs.
The selection commi
ttee  will listen to the demos and will select who are admitted for the 2nd round
The admitted participants will be informed until
25th of April 2017.
For more information visit  www.mc-dobrich.org  (website of Youth center Dobrich).

SECOND ROUND -17th, 18th and 19th of May 2017.
17th of May - First
tour - performance of the song in native language
18th of May - Second stage - performance of the other chosen song
19th of May - Gala concert and Awards Ceremony.

The selected perfomers for the Second stage of the competition will take part in both tours. The performances are live.Instrumentals must be provided in advance by the participants to e-mail address: omc.dobrich@gmail.com or at Dobrich - 9300, Sq. Stariya oreh № 1, P. O. Box 15 no later from 15th of May
The participants admitted to the Second stage of the competition will be judged by an international jury - mega stars from the Bulgarian pop music, famous composers, directors of musical festivals, production directors from Bulgaria and abroad.

The application form along with the demo-records for the first stage must be submitted by 15th of april 2017.

Award's fund - 5 000 BGN

A Grand prix is awarded - the "Sarandev" Award and 3 awards in each age group
Each participant in the competition will be awarded with a special honorary diploma from the Organization committee.

Participation fee  30 BGN
The fee must be paid during the registration on the first day.
Also, the participants cast lots for the order of appearance.

The accommodation will be paid by the organizers.
The travel and the food expenses are paid by the participants.

We expect your requests till 13th of April 2017

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CONTACT:
1. Address
Bulgaria, Dobrich, 9300 1 "Stari
ya oreh" Sq., P. O. Box 15

2. Phone 
tel: +359 58 602691;  tel: +359 58 602535

3. E-mail:
omc.dobrich@gmail.com

4. Web site of the competition:
www.poprockkonkurssarandev-dobrich.com   

5. Web site of the Youth center Dobrich:
www.mc-dobrich.org

6. Application form

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APPLICATION FORM

* Names of the participant: ……………………………………………………………………

* Date and year of birth: ………………………………………………………………………

* Age group: …………………………

* Address: ………………………………………………………………………………………

* Phone number: .........……………………………………    e-mail: …………………………

Organization (Institution): ………………………………………………………………………

Manager: ………………………………………………………………………………………

Phone number: ……………………………………………    e-mail: …………………………

 

* REPERTOIRE - SECOND STAGE OF THE COMPETITION:

First round

title of the song: ………………………………………………………

music: …………………………………………………………………

lyrics: …………………………………………………………………

arrangement: …………………………………………………………

performer: ……………………………………………………………

 Second round

title of the song: ………………………………………………………

music: …………………………………………………………………

lyrics: …………………………………………………………………

arrangement: …………………………………………………………

performer: ……………………………………………………………

* REQUIRED FIELDS!