On the 3rd MBMS International Blacking Technique Competition people from all around the world and from all communities can show their blacking skills to everyone!
Participants will have to create a Black MIDI based on the task music, which will be scored by the competition judges according to specific criteria.
Info about the rules, song and judges can be found below.
The results of the competition will be announced on this website as well as in a showcase video on the official MBMS YouTube channel within one or two months after the entries close date.
Violation of one or multiple rules stated above will disqualify your submission.
Each contestant will be given one MIDI containing the main melody, one MIDI containing the chords and one MP3 file containing the song. Usage of any of the mentioned files is optional, as long as the submission follows the rules.
The version that the contestants will be asked to black is shorter than the original song, although they are free to extend it.
Each MIDI submitted will be scored according to the following 10 criteria:
Total Score per Judge: 100 points
TOTAL SCORE: 1000 points