Asia-Pacific Drummer Competition 2021
Asia-Pacific Drummer Competition Timeline
(Hong Kong Time - GMT +8)
(First round video submission)
Hong Kong Category: April 1st - September 1st (GMT+8 1700)
Asia-Pacific Category: April 1st - September 1st (GMT+8 1700)
After the 1st round Video submission successfully, applicants’ categories 1) ,2) and 3) will receive the rudiment set pieces to be assessed in the 2nd round competition video submission.
2nd round video submission is not applicable for category 4
Enrolment Close (First Round)
Hong Kong Category: September 1st
Asia-Pacific Category: September 1st
The 2nd round Video submission: Pick of 1 rudiment out of 3 rudiments by applicant (Scores will be provided to applicants upon video I submission successfully)
Preliminary Selection Results
Hong Kong Category: 4th September
Asia-Pacific Category: 4th September
The 1st round entry applicant list will be announced on 4th September in our website www.hkdrumfest.com and via email to the finalists
The shortlisted 1st round Video will be launched in HKdrumfest channel.
(Second Round Video Submission)
All shortlisted applicant have to submit the 2nd round video(s), except for category 4.
Cat 1), 2) and 3) Applicants pick of 1 out of 3 rudiments (Scores will be provided to applicants upon the 1st round video submission successfully)
Cat 2) Applicants arrange one free drum solo within 2 minutes
Enrolment Close (Second Round)
Hong Kong Category: September 28th
Asia-Pacific Category: September 28th
Top 5 Drummer shortlisted (Final Round)
The top five entry applicants list will be announced in 11th-15th October in our website.
All the 2nd round candidates will receive an email.
Asia Pacific Drummer Competition Awards Ceremony
The award ceremony will be released on the HKDrumFest YouTube channel on October 31st 7pm
21 finalists of Categories 1,2 and 3 will be announced
2 Champions of Category 4. will be announced
23 finalists totally will be announced in the Competition Awards Ceremony,
The top three winners will be invited to participate in the "Asia Pacific Drummer Competition Awards Ceremony" to receive the awards on 29-30 Oct.
For the winners outside of Hong Kong will be invited to share their feeling by video clips and to be published at the awards ceremony.
For the winners outside of Hong Kong, the awards will be sent to the winners by mail.
In the covid situation, winners’ video will be presented at the ceremony instead of live performance.