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110

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60

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30

No. of teams per IIT:

1

Duration:

Maximum of 25 minute + 5 minute (for setup) + 5 minute of extra time in case the band has a left-handed drummer.

Every team will get practice slots of 25 minute before the event for sound check. The schedule will be notified to Contingent Leaders.

Number of participants in each team:

3-15 people on stage

Regulations:

  • There is no constraint on the genre of songs. Suitable judges will be called to judge Eastern as well as Western Music. However, variety will be appreciated.
  • Number of people on the stage should be at least 3 and no more than 15 during the performance.
  • At least 3 instruments are required on stage at all times.
  • It is advised that apart from the performing group, an extra person guides the audio engineer for the off-stage mix.

Time exceeding penalty:

  • Deduction of 15 marks per minute after the maximum permissible time for the team.
  • After the 32nd minute music will be stopped.

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Song Selection (Coherence, Quality and Variety in Setlist) 15
Creativity/Originality 15
Synchronization 30
Technical Brilliance/Individual Skill 30
Stage Presence 10

Two performers on stage. Any combination of instrumentalists and vocalists is allowed. (Team Event)

No. of teams per IIT:

2

Duration:

Maximum of 10 minute per team including sound-check

No. of participants:

4 (2 in each team)

Regulations:

  • An individual cannot be a part of both the teams.
  • Only the two performers will be allowed on stage throughout a performance.
  • Live-looping is allowed, and encouraged. However, any form of pre-recorded soundtracks are not allowed.

Penalty:

  • Exceeding the time limit will cause deduction of 15 marks per minute.
  • After 12 minutes, the sound will be stopped and the team will be asked to leave the stage.

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Song Selection 10
Arrangement 15
Creativity/Originality 20
Technical Abilities/Individual Skill 35
Synchronization 20

No. of singers per IIT:

1 - 2

Duration:

Maximum of 5 minute per performance including sound-check.

Regulations:

  • Only acoustic accompaniment (maximum 1) is allowed. The person singing can also play the instrument but in this case, he/she will not be allowed any other accompanist
  • Karaoke or recorded tracks are not allowed
  • No restriction on language and genre

Time exceeding penalty:

  • Exceeding the time limit will cause deduction of 10 marks per minute. After 7 minutes, the team will be asked to leave the stage.

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Sur/Melody 40
Taal/Rhythm Sense 30
Expressions/Voice Quality 30

Usage of props etc. is included in Creativity and Uniqueness. They carry no extra points.