The first phase -Song selection - of the Festivali i kenges #49 has officially started.The RTSH officially invites artists to send in Songs for the FiK on it's webpage now.
Songs will be accepted until the 20th of October 2010, 02:00 pm by Radio TIRANA.
If you (singer/composer) want to participate you need to fulfill following criteria:
As the Festivali i kenges is a project that promotes and encourages the Devellopment of Albanian songs, it is required that all involved with the song (+ singer) have to be Albanian.
- The song must be recorded on CD and be sent in in a completed form.
- Send in two copies of the songtext
- Send in a Photo of the singer, if you participate for the first time
Rules for a participation at the Festivali i kenges.
- The competing songs for the FiK will be selected by a jury committee. After sending in a song, participants in the Songselectionphase must fill out a form in which composer, songwriter and other involved (including singers) have to be listed nominally.
- The song is not allowed to be released before the FiK.
- The song must be sung in Albanian.
- You can only participate with one song (counts for artists and composers)
- Songwriter are allowed to write lyrics for 2 songs max.