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​ Are you a member of an acappella group and you are interested in performing at the So La La Contest?

Pity! No application is currently possible ...

The application phase for the following year starts in June / July and  ends at

October 31.

If you are with a  want to apply for a future contest and about  If you want to be informed about the start of the application, then write  send us a short info to

Conditions of participation - in a nutshell


This short version of the conditions of participation does NOT replace the detailed version on our "Conditions of Participation" page, but is only intended to give you a quick overview of whether you are eligible as a participant in the So La La Contest.


Bands have to ...

  • from 1  - 9 singers exist (regardless of whether they are mixed or same-sex)

  • Offer music from the genres pop, rock, comedy, jazz, soul, barbershop (language doesn't matter)

  • perform with microphones and without instruments

  • Perform a 30 minute program


Bands get ...

  • € 350 expense allowance

  • the chance of a title

  • the chance to win competitive prizes (see page " Competition ")

  • the chance to appear as a headliner at the next So La La Contest

  • the chance of a wild card to participate in the next "Vocal Champs" contest in Sendenhorst

  • free meals

  • Afterglow with free food

  • a professional performance environment with high-quality technology and a location with many hundreds of spectators

  • Possibility to sell CDs and merchandising items

  • Presence in the festival media (homepage, Facebook, program booklet)

  • Presence in the regional media

  • no accommodation or travel costs, but placement of host families or hotel accommodation


For more information and detailed descriptions of these points, please read the complete conditions of participation !

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