Tiny Desk Contest 2024 Get the details!

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Let the panel of judges made up of members of NPR Musicstation DJs, industry experts and alumni of Tiny Deskdiscover your talent.

If you are a musician or one of your friends is and they still do not have a signature that represents them, keep reading because this information is for you, since NPR musichas launched the call to carry out the tenth installment of its contest Tiny Desk Quiz in 2024.

Tiny Desk Quizis the name of a contest that since 2014 has been held year after year in Washington, D.C., with the sole purpose of signing the winning independent artist and having that presentation produced and distributed as part of the series of NPR Tiny Desk.

The call begins on January 23, 2024 and closes until 11:59 p.m. on February 21, 2024. To participate in the tenth edition, you must download the registration card, which consists of a form that you can acquire through Instagram page NPRmusic. Subsequently record a video playing an unreleased song, a very important characteristic of this video is that it must be recorded as if it were one of the sessions. Tiny DeskThat’s right, your video must be recorded on a desktop! You must upload this video to Youtube.

The prize for the winner is to play at a concert Tiny Desk in NPR Washington, D.C. As well as appear in All Things Considered from NPR Music and of course headlining the tour Tiny Desk Contest On The Road of NPRMusic.

One of the bases of the contest is to be at least 18 years old and live in the USA, USVI or Puerto Rico to participate. On the official page of NPR music A questionnaire comes, once you finish filling it out, it will give you the answer if you are eligible or not for this great contest. Don’t miss this opportunity and enjoy this year’s winner, Little Moon with “Wonder Eye”


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