2220 INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL was founded by STUDIORAR with the support of the Association for the Development of International Relations ADRUM. The festival is organized to create and strengthen international ties, promote young talents and develop cultural diplomacy. The festival is supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine. Special thanks to the Embassies of Ukraine in Montenegro and Slovenia.
RUSLANA - Chairman of the Jury - winner of the 2004 Eurovision Song Contest, winner of the World Music Awards, People's Artist of Ukraine, singer, producer, musician, active public figure
Tatiana Kolesnichenko - Founder and CEO of STUDIORAR, President of the Association for the Development of International Relations ADRUM, head of 2220 INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Pavle Plahutnik - Director of the International FeNS Festival in Slovenia
Beсa Kuzhevich - Director of the International Festival in Montenegro Zlatna pahulja
Volodymyr Fustych - Montenegrin TV-star
Momcilo Zekovic Zeko - famous Montenegrin composer, songwriter, music producer and singer
Kujtim Alija - Director of Festivali Mbarekombetar i Kenges per Femije in Shkodra, Albania, famous conductor, renowned cultural and artistic figure, winner of many awards, including the Order of the Grand Master from the President of Albania. Founder of over 40 music festivals, 34 of which are international.
Sokol Marsi - famous Albanian composer, songwriter and music producer, director of the national selection of Junior Eurovision Song Contest
Gochag Askarov - one of the few contemporary Azerbaijani singers well-known worldwide. He became famous as a performer of mugams, classical music of the East. The Western press calls him "Prince of Azerbaijan Mugam" and "a new icon of Mugham style."
Mehmet Alper Kazancioglu - outstanding Turkish opera singer, Associate Professor at the State Conservatory of Turkey Marat Omarov - a famous Kazakh singer and, a Member of the World Association of Composers "FIDOF", Los Angeles, heads the Foundation for the Development of Talanted Children. He has been awarded many national and international awards, including the UN Medal for Friendship of the World Commonwealth.
Mehmet Alper Kazancioglu - outstanding Turkish opera singer, Associate Professor at the State Conservatory of Turkey
Marat Omarov - a famous Kazakh singer and, a Member of the World Association of Composers "FIDOF", Los Angeles, heads the Foundation for the Development of Talanted Children. He has been awarded many national and international awards, including the UN Medal for Friendship of the World Commonwealth.
Age categories: 6-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-17, 18-23 years
Rules of participation:
How to apply
You need to send audio or video of the song in any language in any format convenient for you to e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
In the subject of the letter write: 2220 INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
In the letter indicate the name and surname of the artist, age, country, city, name of the song and its authors. Also send a portrait photo of the artist.
The first stage of casting (free)
All applicants go to the first stage of casting. After the selection you will be notified by e-mail whether you pass to the second round or not.
The second stage of casting
If you have passed to the second round, then for further participation you need to pay 50 euros as a registration fee and provide a video lip-syncing playback filmed on a phone or a camera in a studio, at home, on the street or in any other place of your choice. Not a video clip.
What each finalist will receive:
• Songs of all finalists of the festival will be put on the YouTube channel of the festival with titles https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPsjaUNg9g769mX_UNm3BIQ
• All finalists will receive a Finalist's Diploma by e-mail, which can be posted on social networks and printed out.
Final is November 15-25
After the selection you will be notified by e-mail whether you have reached the final. The winners are determined by evaluating the participants by the jury on a 10-point system. The winners are those who get the most points.
Winners from Ukraine will go to international festivals in 2021 in Slovenia, Albania and Montenegro:
- 57 Festivali Mbarekombetar i Kenges per Femije in Shkodra, Albania
- 28th International Golden Snowflake Festival in Rozaje, Montenegro
- 25th FeNS International Festival in Koper, Slovenia
* If due to COVID-19 the festivals are postponed, the winners will take part according to the new dates.
Winning the 2220 INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL provides free accommodation and meals during the festival in the country for the winner and one adult attendant (if there are two parents, accommodation is free for both), as well as free participation (no registration fee required).
Winners from other countries (except Ukraine) in three will receive free participation in the 2220 INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL next year in the usual format (no registration fee, free accommodation and meals for the winner and adult companion - if there are two parents then accommodation is free for both)
The winners will receive a Diploma of the Winner, which you can post on social networks and print, as well as a Videospot of the Winner.
Video and photo of the winners will be posted on all resources of the festival - YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, website and media partners.