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King of Mic 2018

We’re accepting new applications for the next annual King of Mic! We’re so excited to announce that the Voice of Canton 2018 is back with new talent and new faces that represent Cantonese culture. We can’t wait to hear from you. 2018 KOM Application form

關於《嘜王爭霸》

2018 “King of Mic” singing competition strikes again! The event objective is to rebuild the confidence and influence of Cantonese Pop Music and to encourage people to learn more about classic Chinese culture. There are five divisions in total including Guang Dong, Guang Xi, Hai Nan, Hong Kong and Macau in China, plus overseas division. Guang Dong TV America and WCETV/R&C Media Group Inc. are hosts of all the activities in U.S. west.

《2018 嘜王爭霸—全球粵語歌唱大匯》是廣東電視臺珠江頻道發起,并聯合廣東電臺音樂之聲主辦的粵語歌唱大賽。

大賽旨在重建粵語流行音樂的影響力,喚醒國人及海外華人對粵語流行音樂經典的懷念及重獲光輝的渴望。

前幾届的《嘜王爭霸》已經幫助無數擁有歌唱夢想的年輕人在歌唱、演藝道路上開創一片天地。

本屆《嘜王爭霸》美國西岸賽區的全部賽事,仍由廣東國際美洲臺 Ch31.4頻道攜手朗思傳媒集團旗下的WCETV銀視網共同主辦

參賽要求

本次《嘜王爭霸》參賽者演唱各需必須為粵語歌曲或者英文歌曲,冠軍選手回到廣東參加《嘜王爭霸》全球總冠軍決賽。

Requirements

* Be at least 18 years of age

* Valid ID and without any civil or criminal charges.

* Participants have to sing in Cantonese or English.

參賽條件

* 年滿18周歲

* 持有有效身份證件,無犯罪記錄

* 參賽歌曲必須為粵語歌曲或英文歌曲

Preliminary

* Send a 60 second vocal audio track (without music), together with filled-out registration form to danchen@mail.rc-studios.com before August 1, 2018 to enter first preliminary.

評審辦法

* 決賽評委共5人,其中2位將由廣東電視臺派出,其他3位由原海選及複賽評委參與。評判方法嚴格按照廣東電視臺指定標準執行

Scoring

Pronunciation (15%), Quality and Skill (65%), Stage Performance and Attire (20%)

Category

The Final singing competition is separated into three categories: fast song, slow song, and self-choice song. Awards will be given to First, Second, and Third place as well as Best Performance, Best Attire, and Best Voice.

Awards

U.S. West Division best three have a chance to go to Guangzhou to enter TOP 50 Singing Competition. During the competition in Guangzhou, all food, lodging, and travel expenses will be paid by Guangdong TV and contestants will receive professional singing, dancing, and staging training. The final winner will receive 500,000 RMB prize and performance contract.

美西賽區活動宣傳歷時3個月

僑報,世界日報,星島日報以及娛樂天地雜誌根據美西賽區的新聞發佈會時間、海選、複賽和決賽時間刊登新聞通稿、報導活動舉辦情況、挖掘活動亮點和刊登活動現場照片。

美西賽區活動期間,各電視頻道每月不少於100次電視宣傳片播出。每條宣傳片時長為30秒。GDTV-31.4頻道將播出活動花絮。 GDTV-31.4頻道將轉播美西賽區複賽、決賽活動。時長各為120分鐘。

WCETV銀視網大賽宣傳片及花絮即點即播。

Finalist for 2018 National Medal for Museum and Library Service

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Three California institutions Tapped as Finalists for 2018 National Medal for Museum and Library Service
Local community encouraged to ‘Share Your Story’ on IMLS social media in March, April
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 5, 2018) – The Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced that California’s Pretend City Children’s Museum, LA County Library, and Sacramento Public Library are among the 29 finalists for the 2018 National Medal for Museum and Library Service.
 
The National Medal is the nation’s highest honor given to museums and libraries for service to their communities. For 24 years, the award has celebrated institutions that demonstrate extraordinary and innovative approaches to public service and are making a difference for individuals, families, and communities.
 
“The 29 National Medal finalists showcase the tremendous ability of libraries and museums to serve as vital community resources,” said IMLS Director Dr. Kathryn K. Matthew. “The Institute of Museum and Library Services is honored to recognize these leading institutions. We congratulate them on the work they are doing across the United States.”
 
Finalists are chosen because of their significant and exceptional contributions to their communities. IMLS is encouraging community members who have visited Pretend City Children’s Museum, LA County Library, or Sacramento Public Library to share their story on social media. To #ShareYourStory, please visit www.facebook.com/USIMLS or www.twitter.com/us_imlsand use #IMLSmedals.