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BAND-it Festival

With a lot of pride, Furtados School of Music presents to you the 'BAND-it Festival' 2017, the biggest inter-school competition in the city of Mumbai with more than 500 schools invited, celebrated musicians to audition, judge and share their experiences with the young students to motivate and inspire them for music, exciting prizes and a learning platform for the stars of tomorrow.

BAND-it, the Inter-School Band Competition
  • Is for students from Grade 5-10.
  • Bands can have not less than 3 members and not more than 7 members.
  • Any number of bands can enter from one school.
  • Registrations are open till 12th August, 2017.
  • There will be an elimination round before the final event for all bands.
To participate:
  • Click on the Registration link
Elimination Round Rules:
  • The band gets 10 minutes for sound check and performance.
  • The band, within 10 minutes can perform songs in any language, and with any instrument.
  • A Drum kit with cymbals, comprising 1 bass drum, 1 floor tom, 2 rack toms, 1 snare, 1 hi-hat, 1 crash and 1 ride, with corresponding stands, single bass pedal and throne will be provided. However, additional cymbals (with stands) and single/double bass pedals may be brought by contestants. 3 vocal microphones will also be provided.
  • If selected in the eliminations the band will move on to the finals.
  • Rules for the finals will be communicated to the finalist school bands after the eliminations.
What you need for a virtual class:
  • A Laptop + Webcam + Microphones
  • Your Music Instrument
  • Internet Connection

To Register Click Here

Our contact details are given below – we will be happy to provide you further information.
Phone Number: +91 9819171743
We look forward to the participation of your school and students in BAND-it, the biggest platform for ensemble performance with highest standards of organization and adjudication. We will endeavor to make this event a rewarding experience for all the contestants.