Applications for Moods Aïda Alliman Preis is currently closed.
ABOUT THE MOODS-AïDA ALLIMANN AWARD
The annual «Moods-Aïda Alliman Award» supports musicians from Switzerland or Liechtenstein with a financial contribution of 20‘000 Swiss Francs. This contribution is intended to enable the award winners to perform free of financial pressure for a certain period of time. Musicians winning this award will be given the opportunity to perform at Jazzclub Moods within six months of the award reception. The award will be attributed based on the submitted letter of motivation and the artistic plans of the applicant. What the applicant wants to achieve is more important than what he/she has already achieved. Further importants selection criteria are the potential for artistic development of the musician, as well as ensuring continuity in the current line of work.
All submitted applications will be judged by a panel consisting of three experts. No correspondence will be entered into regarding non-selection. The award will be handed out in person during a concert at Moods. For applicants: Required documents and information
FOR APPLICANTS REQUIRED DOCUMENTS AND INFORMATION
Please read this section carefully. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Scan of your current certificate of residence, confirming that your main residing place has been Switzerland or Liechtenstein for at least two years
Documentation relating to your general education and musical education in particular, previous employments, scholarships and awards
Detailed description of your artistic plans for the future
Intended use of the award prize money
List of published recordings
Links to current sound samples
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