// CONTEST FOR VOCAL ENSEMBLES

For Participants

Rules and participation 2023

Registration

To enter the qualifying round, fill in the online entry form that will be available on the Tampere Vocal Music Festival website tamperevocal.fi from 9 to 31 January 2023. The recordings submitted for the qualifying round must be attached to the entry form as audio files. Entrants are free to choose their repertoire but must submit exactly three (3) pieces of music, at least one of which must be performed a cappella. Contest entries must be received no later than 31 January 2023. Entries received after the deadline will be disqualified.

The following must be attached to the online entry form:
● recordings for the qualifying round in three (3) audio files (one piece per file)
     ◦ format: MP3 or WAV
     ◦ maximum size of each file 5 Mb
● CV or presentation of the ensemble
● photo of the ensemble and name of the photographer
     ◦ photo resolution minimum 300 dpi, image width minimum 2000 px
The organiser shall have the right to use the photo submitted with the entry form in the printed matter and marketing materials of the Festival and on the Festival website.

More information: music@tampere.fi

Rules

The Contest for Vocal Ensembles will be held by the City of Tampere on 14–15 June 2023.

HEADER PHOTO: OLLI-PEKKA LATVALA

Apply for the Contest

To apply for the Contest for Vocal Ensembles, fill in the online entry form, available from 9 January to 28 February 2023.

Accomodation + Food

We recommend booking accommodation well in advance of the festival. More tips at visittampere.fi

Yliopistonkatu 55

Single room 119 € / night
Double / twin room 134 € / night

Reservations →

sales@courtyardtamperecity.com
+358 29 357 5700

Rautatienkatu 21

Single room 130 € / night
Double / twin room 150 € / night

Reservations →

Reservations by phone or e-mail: mention reservation code T23

Ratapihankatu 43

Single room 123 € / night
Double / twin room 143 € / night

Reservations for 1-10 persons: Sokos Hotels Sales Service Centre, +358 300 870 000

Individual room reservations sokos.hotels@sok.fi

Groups over 11 persons: Sales Service Center, Tampere Area sales.tampere@sokoshotels.fi
+358 300 870 030, 

Reservation code VOCAL2023

www.sokoshotels.fi/en –
Reservation code BVOCAL2023

Hatanpään valtatie 1

Single room 116 € / night
Double / twin room 136 € / night

Reservations for 1-10 persons: Sokos Hotels Sales Service Center,
+358 300 870 000

Individual reservations: sokos.hotels@sok.fi
Reservation code VOCAL2023

Groups over 11 persons: Sales Service Center, Tampere Area
sales.tampere@sokoshotels.fi
+358 300 870 030
Reservation code VOCAL2023

www.sokoshotels.fi/en
Reservation code BVOCAL2023

Ratapihankatu 43

Single room 135 € / night
Double / twin room 145 € / night

Reservations →

Reservations by phone or e-mail: mention reservation code BVOC140623

tamperecity@scandichotels.com
+358 3 244 6111

Hämeenpuisto 47

Single room 120 € / night
Double / Twin room 130 € / night

Reservations →

Reservations by phone or e-mail: mention reservation code BVOC140623

hameenpuisto@scandichotels.com
+358 4108 1628

Åkerlundinkatu 2

10 % discount on the standard prices

Reservations: dreamhostel.fi – reservation code: Vocal2023 (‘add promotional code’)

info@dreamhostel.fi
045 236 0517

Leirintäkatu 8

5 % discount on the cabin prices – reservation code Vocal2023

When making the reservation at the website and using the same code, the discount is 10 %.

During the weekends (Fri-Sun), the minimum reservation period is 2 nights.

harmala@suomicamping.fi
+358 20 719 9777

Tampere Vocal Music Festival aims to organise the participants of the festival an opportunity to have lunch at a special price in a restaurant near the event venues. Additional information will be sent to participants in March 2023.