FirstCom Music, a provider of production and source music via CD and the Web, announced the start of their Sweeps1st contest. Promo producers are invited to submit their best works for local and national television, network or cable featuring music from any of FirstCom's 15 libraries "This is a great opportunity for producers to get the recognition they deserve, by simply showing off their best work," says Ken Nelson, senior VP/executive producer.
Producers may enter more than one production. A completed, signed entry form must accompany each entry. Entries will be judged based on the following criteria: best use of music, creativity and production value. The winner will be selected via judging of all officially received entries on March 1, 2005. Only one winner will be selected for each prize level. The first place winner will receive a Sweeps1st trophy and $500; the second place winner will receive an Apple iPod® and the third place winner, a FirstCom Music Gear Prize Package.
All entries must be received by 6:00 PM CST on January 30, 2004. An official entry form and contest rules are available at www.firstcom.com. Entry materials should be sent to FirstCom Music - Sweeps1st Contest, 1325 Capital Parkway, #109 Carrollton Texas 75006. Video entries will be accepted in any format. The preferred format is mpeg.