AKM and austro mechana proudly present the category “Songwriter of the Year” at the AMADEUS Austrian Music Awards. Are you our winner? Prerequisite is the fulfillment of the following participation criteria. We look forward to receiving your application, which must reach the Austrian Composers’ Society by the end of December.
Criteria for participation:
Both must be sent by e-mail to schade@Komponistenbund.at during the application period (subject: Songwriter-Amadeus). Incomplete or late submissions can not be considered.
Application period November 20 to December 31, 2018.
A panel of experts will determine the five finalists (=nominees) from all submissions. The announcement of the nominees will take place in mid-February. Then the online audience can vote for their favorite songwriter, the combination of online voting and jury voting (50:50) will determine the winner. Public voting takes place at www.amadeusawards.at. The award ceremony will take place during the Amadeus Award Show on April 25, 2019.
2018 folkshilfe – Florian Ritt, Gabriel Haider (Musik & Text), Paul Slaviczek (Musik), Mathias Kaineder (Text) „Mir laungts“
2017 Lemo „Himmel über Wien“
2016 Seiler & Speer „Ham kumst“
2015 Thorsteinn Einarsson, Lukas Hillebrand, Noa Ben-Gur, Alex Pohn „Leya“