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OPEN MIC COMPETITION IN ESSEX

Calling all singers in Essex! Get your music heard by industry professionals by entering Open Mic UK!

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Open Mic Competition in Essex: Open Mic UK are bringing their auditions to Hamptons Sports and Leisure formally The Marconi Social Club in Essex! If you’re a singer or singer songwriter looking to further your musical career, look no further as the national music competition Open Mic UK is coming to Essex!

Auditions are now open, so enter now for the Open Mic music competition in Essex!

THE OPEN MIC COMPETITION IN ESSEX GIVES SINGERS PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE

If you’re good enough to get through the auditions at the open mic competition in Essex, you’ll continue on to the Essex live shows! At this stage in the competition you’ll be performing to a live audience and gaining invaluable performance experience. With all stages of the competition leading up to the National Grand Final, with past Grand Finals being held at The NEC in Birmingham and within The O2 in London! 

Open Mic Competition in Essex

Venue:

Hamptons Sports and Leisure

Tydemans off Beehive Lane,
Chelmsford, Essex,
CM2 9FH

Date: Sunday 17th September 2017

Click here to enter singing contest Open Mic UK in Essex! 

PRIZES UP FOR GRABS AT THE OPEN MIC COMPETITION IN ESSEX

Throughout the Open Mic competition in Essex there is thousands of pounds worth of prizes up for grabs Prizes include free photos and filming of your performance singing lessons and Recording studio time. The overall winner of Open Mic UK will win; recording time to record their album and a video of the best single plus promotion from a PR company. View all the talent contest prizes here!

GET MUSIC CONTEST FEEDBACK AND PERFORM IN FRONT OF RECORD LABEL A&R!

Music industry judges are at every stage of the music competitions from auditions to the Grand Final, with judges from the three major record labels Universal, Warner and Sony attending last year. View our music contest judges here.

OPEN MIC COMPETITION IN ESSEX

If you’re a singer or singer songwriter wishing to receive feedback from music industry professionals, win studio time or gain invaluable performance experience, then why not enter the Open Mic UK in Essex! Enter the Open Mic music competition in Essex here.

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