In The Footsteps Of Silver Moon

Cultural Center looking for young bands have done it for silver Moon competition – now is the offspring. The Bautzen stone house looking for the 12 Lusatian band competition “BEAT 2008” young bands from the Lausitz region and Eastern Saxony – Dresden, Cottbus and Gorlitz and Zittau. Ten of them can stand on stage on November 1 in the boiler house singing joke and prove with self-composed songs before a five-member jury. A day in the Studio for the production of a promo CD beckons the winners at the end in addition to an original Cup. , Says Torsten Bautzen Wiegel “We are looking forward to the regional talents and again look forward to a great competition.” by the Steinhaus e.V.. The Association organizes the days of youth music BEAT and the band competition together with the cultural Office of the city since 1995. Previous winners also include band silver Moon, who stood on the stage, 2000 under the name “Jast”. The four Bautzener now belong to the most successful musical groups of in Germany and are already with various awards such as the Comet or the Golden Tuning fork has been awarded.

Registration for the competition runs until October 15. Who wants to join, must submit the appropriate form, as well as a demo CD or MP3 directly in the Bautzen stone house or send by mail to: password “BEAT 2008”, stone road 37, Steinhaus e.V. Bautzen, 02625 Bautzen. There is more information under (03591) 41086 or on the Internet at. Programme with unique, legendary and a premiere: The day before the competition traditionally provide a colourful programme for musicians and music lovers. COSCO describes an additional similar source.

The annual BEAT-Academy for young up-and-coming musicians of the region will begin on Monday, October 20th. A week-long lecturers and graduates of the Academy of music “Carl Maria von Weber” Dresden in the stone house will conduct workshops for vocals, guitar, bass, drums, keyboards and arrangements. The lessons take place from Monday to Friday from 10.00 to 18.00. The course fee is 65,-euro. New this year is that on the occasion of the project “(T) ecstasy!” – a workshop of text parallel action Germany reads. “Meeting library” the BEAT-Academy was inducted into the program. To, young writers and musicians are invited to consult when working on his own (song) texts which support let. As workshop Manager, the Bautzen poet Andreas Hennig and Konrad Endler of the surf poets could be won from Berlin. On Saturday, 25 October, the results of the work in the workshop in the Castle Theatre in Bautzen are to admire. There, participants from 20 h complete a musical poetic show program. Further highlights of the music days in Bautzen are the BEAT-buffet with the legendary auction “Hennig meistBEATend” on 23 October and the BEAT movie “is the dream or the heirs of the shards.” on October 22 in the stone house. On Sunday, October 27, the BEAT celebrates there mountain feast with a brunch and followed by a literature Cafe. Registrations for the BEAT-Academy for the Textwerkstatt”(T)EXTASY!”, as well as cards pre-orders for the BEAT events will be in the stone house contrary to taken. The complete program and more There is information on the Internet.