San Remo Junior Malta 2017
San Remo Junior is a well known Festival all over the world organized by Societs Kismet Srl. – Italy – This is the sixth year that this festival is being organized. It is a singing and musical contest among the younger people, puting them in touch with professionals in this sector in an International and multiethinic Environment.
Under the directorship of Antonella Vassallo and Gillian Attard the San Remo Junior Malta 2017 with the Assistant of David Muscat and Robert Cefai as Vice Assistant, has been entrusted with the exclusivity of the Malta National Finals for Malta’s participation in the 8th Edition of San Remo Junior International singing festival for children between the ages of six years (6) and fifteen (15 which will take place in the famous Teatro Ariston, in San Remo, Italy on Wednesday 3 May, 2017.
The Singers will perform live accompanied by the San Remo Orchestra.
Approximatley twenty song divided in three sectiuons according to age group will be selected for the singers category. The Selectes ones will perform live for the Finals during a LIVE transmission on TVM on Saturday 22 April, 2017 at 8.45pm
01)Singers must choose ony one song which has to be the same one to be sung in all eventual following phases, and, eventually at the San Remo Junior Festival in Italy. The song can be a cover version or original, in any language, and MUST NOT be longer than 3 minutes. In Case the language is not Italian or English, it is compulsory to present a text with transalation into English. The lyrics in competition must not contain expressions which could be found offesnsive to common decency, and /or the State, Institutions ,The Church, or any Religion.
The Singers Category
(02) There will be one category only: SINGERS sectioned as follows:-
- Section A – From 6 to 9 years old.
- Section B – From 10 to 12 years old.
- Section C – From 13 to 15 years old.
Participants intending to apply ion different sections for 2017 edition must have reached the required age between 1 st January and 31st December, 2017.
(03) The registration closing date on, Saturday 1 April, 2017 orginally but was extended till Wednesday 5 April, 2017.
There is an entry processing free of €120 plus VAT. When paying the fee you must also hand the registration form duly filled in an envelope provided when efecting payment. Copy of the form is attached with these rules. The Registration form has to be filled and signed by parents or Guardian of the Minor.
No other materrial is to be handed at the stage.
Registration Form together with the payments may be delivered at [[PBS Creativity Hub],] Gwardamanġia.
Cheques must be payable to Mr.Antonella Bugeja Conti. This can be done during workind hours. Please call on 79970017 beforehand.
(04) The AUDITION will take place on Saturday 8 April, 2017 at St Michaels School in San Ġwann with half playback where the performers will be singing live in front of a panel of jury. Time will be given on a later stage. Please provide the backing music CD by the preferably on 1 April, 2017.
(05) By Wednesday 5 April, 2017 is the latest day, you will handle the following materrial:
a) The Backing track and full version on CD of the song. (track 1 Backing version) Very Important. (track 2 the full version) if ready. If you pass for the finals please submit the full version by the 15 April, 2017.
No other voices allowed on the backing track.
b) Five copies of the Lyrics in the language that the song will be sung. In case the language is not Italian or English, it is compulsory to present a text with translation into Engglish language.
c) Copy of the parents or teh tutors Identity-cards
d) 3 passport size photos of the performer.
e) Write up about the performer in English, max 10 lines about the artist.
f) The song / performance must not exceed three and a half minutes.
(06) No Dancers or other acts
No Dancers or other acts, are not allowed to accompany the singer during the performance in all phases of the competition. It is advised that the performers to concentrate on the interpretation of their song.
(07) Judging will be baes on technical and artistic criteria (intonation, colour, performing technique, expression, musicality and interpretation), and also on potential emerging both the pieces performed and their performance. No dress which is not suitabel for childen will be allowed duting the performances. Selected Jury members will be experts in their fields.
(08) The Committee’s Decisionis final.
(09) For furthere information, one my contact Antonella Vassallo on 79970017 or send an emial to firstname.lastname@example.org or David Muscat on 99457784. Emails must to be sent to - email@example.com.
The five jurys member for this audiotions where:-
These are the Finalists for this year's Sanremo Junior Malta...CONGRATULATIONS!! to all this singers. The order given the 27 singers below does not reflect the placing of each singer during the elimination phase. The 27 partecipant will be divived in three section A with seven song while Section B and Section C with ten songs each.
This is the order for Sanremo Junior Malta 2017 FINALS - 22nd April @ St. Agatha Auditorium Rabat.
|Category A:- 6 to 9 years.|
|01||Layla Pulis||Hallelujah||52302101||click for Video|
|02||Giorgia Borg||Listen||52302102||01||click for Video|
|04||Kaya Gouder Curmi||Tomorrow||52302104||click for Video|
|05||Jan Camilleri||Un Amore Cosi Grande||52302105||02||click for Video|
|06||Maryia Magro||Respect||52302106||03||click for Video|
|07||Sara Baldacchino||Feel The Light||52302107||click for Video|
|Category B:- 10 to 12 years.|
|08||Kristy Spiteri||Vincero||52302108||01||click for Video|
|09||Giacomo Cremona||Heroes||52302109||click for Video|
|11||Martina Cutajar||2006||Rise||52302111||03||click for Video|
|12||Kiana Fenech||2007||I'm Here||52302112||02||click for Video|
|13||Zaira Mifsud||2008||Respect||52302113||click for Video|
|14||Lexi De Martino||2008||Don't Rain On My Parade||52302114||click for Video|
|15||Shania Cauchi||2006||O Mio Babbino Caro||52302115||click for Video|
|16||Shanice Micallef||2008||Forever Young||52302116||click for Video|
|17||Krista Šujak||2008||Pupa Tal-Plastik||52302117||click for Video|
|Category C:- 13 to 15 years.|
|18||Haley Azzopardi||2005||Feeling Good||52302118||click for Video|
|19||Jodie Bezzina||2004||There Are Worst Things I Could do||52302119||click for Video|
|20||Amber Grace Scerri||2004||Alone||52302120||click for Video|
|21||Charisse Ann Vassallo||2004||Je Suis Malade||52302121||03||click for Video|
|22||Naya Bezzina||2005||I Will Always Love You||52302122|
|23||Louisa Degabriele||2003||Listen||52302123||click for Video|
|24||Maria Daniela Camilleri||2003||Popolar||52302124||02||click for Video|
|25||Shannon Falzon||2005||I'm Here||52302125||click for Video|
|26||Miguel Bonello||2003||Writings On The Wall||52302126||01||click for Video|
|27||Cledia Micallef||2003||Fifth Element||52302127||click for Video|
The organizers would like to thanks all the participants who participating in the SANREMO JUNIOR MALTA 2017 – Malta Selections on Saturday 8th April 2017. And wish them success in their singing carreer.
Judging will be based on technical and artistic criteria, (intonation, colour, performing technique, expression, musicality and interpretation), and also on potential emerging both from the pieces performed and their performance.
The Jury Members where:-
For the televoting you can phone by using the local landline or mobile services provided by GO, Vodafone or Melita. SMS are will not be valid for the competition.
In the intermission till one could known the winners, their will be entertaiment by four singers Leon Saliba Bugeja, Ksenia Grech, Jahel Cardona and Justine Shorfid who together lead by Gillian Attard and Dario Mifsud Bonnici and arranger Dominic Cini, will sing the song of Mary Spiteri 'Tfajjel Ckejken' music by Mro Paul Abela and lyrics by Ray Mahoney.
The winners results where this
- Winner of Gran Prix of San Remo Junior Malta 2017
Here is the first three places of San Remo Junior Malta 2017 edition, from each section. With the Winner Miguel Bonello will be rappresenting Malta on 3 May, 2017 at the Ariston Theatre in San Remo:-
|Category A:- 6 to 9 years.|
|01||Giorgia Borg||Listen||click for Video|
|02||Jan Camilleri||Un Amore Cosi Grande||click for Video|
|03||Maryia Magro||Respect||click for Video|
|Category B:- 10 to 12 years.|
|01||Kristy Spiteri||Vincero||click for Video|
|02||Kiana Fenech||I'm Here||click for Video|
|03||Martina Cutajar||Rise||click for Video|
|Category C:- 13 to 15 years.|
|01||Miguel Bonello||Writings On The Wall||click for Video|
|02||Maria Daniela Camilleri||Popolar||click for Video|
|03||Charisse Ann Vassallo||Je Suis Malade||click on Video|
|Young Jury Award|
|Section A||Giorgia Borg|
|Section B||Krista Šujak|
|Section C||Miguel Bonello|
- Kaya Gouder Curmi with the song 'Tomorrow' win the (televonting) Public Opinion Vot
- Alaiyah Cassar with the song ' ' win the Audience Award