Festival Highlights


23 May
16 July


Open Call Submission

  • All song entries must be received before 16th July 2017,11.59PM (GMT+08:00) via our website

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Live Showcases

  • The song entries received through the Open Call Submission will be curated and 30-40 song entries will be selected to be showcased via public live performances.

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  • 10-12 songs from the Live showcases will be selected for our Finale Concert, the songwriters of these songs will also be sent to attend our masterclasses helmed by established, renowned songwriters.

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30 September


Finale Concert

  • Songwriters could improvise on their song (should they wish to) for their final presentation at the Finale Concert.
  • Awards will be presented at the end of the Finale Concert as recognition for the most outstanding songs throughout the entire Festival.

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Fringe Event




“I Write The Songs” Sharing Sessions

In order to introduce the local Mando-pop scene and SG:SW2017, we will be organizing these sharing sessions at schools and in public. Through these sessions, participants will find out about the evolution of the mando-pop, from local to regional scene. Local singer-songwriters will also be on site to share their original works and music inspiration.

Through these sessions, we hope to inspire and motivate participants to “Write The Songs”

“I Write The Songs” Public Sharing Session  11th June 2017

  • 11th June 2017, 2PM at *SCAPE Level 5, The Gallery
  • Admission is free, all participants will get a complimentary KKBOX Trial Premium account 

I Write The Songs” Campus Sharing Session – May to July 2017

  • Specially crafted for Secondary & Tertiary Schools
  • If you are interested to have “I Write The Songs” Sharing Sessions on your campus, please send your interest to [email protected]

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