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New Selection Rules for “ISMA invites Talents”

For the past 12 years the annual competition for young vocalists has been held in Riga. Participation in the competition is a great opportunity to try your vocal skills on the real stage, make yourself known throughout Latvia and establish the necessary contacts in show business.

The winners are given the opportunity to perform on the same stage or even sing in a duet with famous Latvian performers at ISMA Festival concert (concert date is still setting).

Participants Ralfs Eilands, Dinara Rudane, Patrisha, Oskars Millers, Elena Matule, Deniss Melniks, Liera Šteina, Eduard Rediko and others.

Terms of participation in the competition:

  • Fill in the online application until 14.04.2020
  • Participation fee – 10 EUR
  • send your videos to e-mail festivals@isma.lv
  • After receiving the video, our team will contact you with further instructions

One winner in each category will be determined according to the results of the qualifying rounds.

  • A (grades 1 – 4)
  • B (grades 5 – 9)
  • C (grades 10 – 12)
  • D (18+)

Terms of participation in the selection:

The contestant performs one song and sends a video or a link with free access so that the jury can evaluate not only the voice, but also your enthusiasm. All attention will be concentrated only on your performance, so the background can be absolutely anything. Imagination and creativity of the video is welcome. The choice of song and duration is up to you.

Important information!
The copyright of the sent video remains with you.

Additional awards: 

  • One year of studies at ISMA
  • One year of studies at LKK
  • A trip to Spain from the tourist agency Coral Travel
  • Spa weekend at the Pullman Hotel, Riga
  • Brunch at the Mercury Hotel, Riga
  • and many others.