Details

OBJECTIVE:

To compose a song inspired by Sabah’s attractions and natural beauty. The winning entry will become the official Sabah Tourism Theme Song

REGISTRATION & ENTRY ELIGIBILITY:

  1. There will be Two (2) categories in the competition:-
    1. MELODY & LYRICS:

      Competition is open to all Sabahans only (including those residing in Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak and abroad). Deadline for Melody & Lyrics: 28 February 2017; The winner will receive RM5000.00. Announcement of Winner: In the event a winner cannot be determined due to technicalities or unforeseen circumstances, the deadline for submission shall be extended until further notice.

    2. ORCHESTRATION FOR THE WINNING MELODY & LYRICS:

      Competition is open to all musicians in Malaysia upon the announcement of Melody & Lyrics Winner. Melody & lyrics can be requested from the Jesselton Philharmonic Orchestra (JPO- refer to contact persons).The winner will receive RM5000.00. Announcement of Winner: In the event a winner cannot be determined due to technicalities or unforeseen circumstances, the deadline for submission shall be extended until further notice.

  2. The registration form can be downloaded from Sabah Tourism Board: http://themesong.sabahtourism.com
  3. Entrants must submit a photocopy of their MyKad.
  4. Entrants below 18 years must have parental / guardian consent.
  5. Each song submitted must be entrant’s original work, and consist of scores, lyric and music (MP3/CD).
  6. Songs may have multiple co-composers, but only one name as the entrant on the applications.
  7. Entrants may submit as many songs, but each entry from must be accompanied by a separate score, lyric sheet and music (MP3/CD)
  8. Melody, Lyrics and Orchestration can be of any style based on individual creativeness, inspiration or popular trends.
  9. Terms & Conditions Apply.