The following rules authorized by the International ArtsGames Committee (IAC) apply to all the drumming categories.
To deliberately ensure free, fair and credible processes, Judges for the online competitions have been carefully selected from across the cultural clusters.
Contestants shall be responsible for the production and uploading of their presentations, in compliance with all instructions as regards costumes length of performance, ambience, location and uploading format. All submissions that do not meet the conditions will be automatically disqualified.
Each of the six categories will be made up of a number of players as specified under categories
Contestants will be allowed to use only a combination of drums in the same category. This means that except in the Melodic Percussion category, no instrument from a different category will be allowed.
Commencement dates for video uploading will be published on this website and on our Facebook page soon. It is advised that groups begin preparations and recording early to meet the deadline.
No accompanying performers are allowed outside the team.
Each team must not submit more than one video.
All participants shall perform without the aid of printed and recorded music.
Competitors are advised to use costumes that reflect their performances. Smart attire is highly recommended.
Competitors must ensure that their submitted videos are titled in the appropriate space.
There shall be no vocals except for the Voices and Percussion Category.