Chansons Française Competition 2019

The competition

It’s really easy: First of all, it’s free! You just have to sing a song in French, from any French speaking country!

What are the prizes?

The first prize is a flight to Paris! The second prize is a free semester to learn French and the third prize is a lunch at a fine French restaurant.

Who can perform?

The competition is open to everyone older than 18, even to French-speakers. The criteria that will be assessed are the following: singing in tune, rhythm, pronunciation, interpretation, stage presence, and originality.

How do I register?

First read the Terms & Conditions!

In order to register, please contact culture@jhb.alliance.org.za with the following information :

Name (First Name – Surname)
Email address
Phone Number
Date of Birth
with a copy of your ID, an mp3/video of you singing a French song and Sheet Music

The cut off date is October 25th 2019.

Selection of the artists – regional final – national final

A jury will select 13 artists out of all the registered candidates. The candidates will be informed of their selection and rehearsals will follow in preparation of their performance on stage on November 9th 2019

The winner will perform for the national final in Joburg, with all the other South African candidates at a future date. Winners stand a chance to win tickets to Paris, France.