Items  :    a.)  Khayal
                b.)  Thumri (Jat Addha Tal)
                c.)  Bhajan
                d.)  Ragpradhan
                e.)  Sitar
                f.)   Sarod
                g.)  Tabla
                h.)  Bharatnatyam
                i.)   Odissi
                j.)   Kathak


Age Limit  -        i)  Vocal & other items - 16 to 24 years on 01-11-2014.
                          ii)  Dance items - 16 to 22 years on 01-11-2014.


Registration Fees - 3 250 (per item).

2  Fees are payable by Bank draft/ pay order or by cash. The Bank draft/ pay order are payable to :

    "The Dover Lane Music Conference" payable in Kolkata.


1  Application to be addressed to :

               The General Secretary,
               The Dover Lane Music Conference,
               18/2, Dover Lane,
               Phone: 033 24618137


2  The office will remain open from 3 P.M to 8 P.M. (Except Sundays)


Last date of Application : 25-11-2014 




01. Please attach age proof attested by appropriate authority.

     (Show the original age proof document at the time of submission of application form along with  two passport or stamp size  photographs, affixed
      on the application.)

02. Please note that in case of application form sent by post, the applicant must show the original age proof certificate at the time of reporting.

03. Participants who have secured first, second or third position in the past, will not be eligible to apply again.

04. No professional artistes are allowed to apply.

05. Candidates will have to bring their own instruments for their performance.

06. Candidates for Khayal will be allowed to perform with electronic Tanpura / Manual Tanpura and Tabla. No other instruments will be allowed.

07. The Society will provide with a scale changer Harmonium for Bhajan & Ragpradhan Candidates.

08. Candidates can bring their own accompanists. However, Tabla and Harmonium accompanists for Vocal (Khayal, Thumri, Bhajan, Ragpradhan) and
      Tabla competition will also be available at the competition venue.

   7  Accompanying fees for Tabla: first item 10150 and 975 for each additional  item. Accompanying fees for Harmonium: 8300.

09. Rooms will be made available for change of dress, make-up etc. for Dance competition only. However, candidates are advised to get dressed at home to
      avoid last minute hurry and scurry.

10. Audio CD/ Live music(cost to be borne by the candidate) are allowed for Dance competition.

11. Punctuality in attendance will be maintained strictly.

12. Approximate timing for performances are as follows (timings are under judges’ discretion, they have  rights to shorten or extend the same) :



13. Decision of the juries is final. No appeal in this regard will be entertained.

14. Travelling or any other allowances will not be paid by the society.

15. Participants will have to furnish their cell phone numbers and e-mail ids.

16. Please Note that there will be no personal correspondence. All kinds of intimations/results will be uploaded in our website :

     6   Preliminary round for Khayal, Thumri, Bhajan, Ragpradhan will be held on 13 and 14th December, 2014 at :

       5  Final round for all categories will be held on 27th and 28th December, 2014 at :



      4     Schedule for Preliminary round will be available in our website from 1st December, 2014.

      4     Download Application Form :