This summer, the Milwaukee Public Library is hosting a citywide Beats & Rhymes Competition. Create your own original work and submit it online. Work alone or in teams of up to four people. Any type of music or sound recording is eligible. Submit your entry by Monday, July 30. A panel of expert judges will determine the winners. Prizes will be awarded at a Grammy Awards®-style Red Carpet event at Central Library. For more details, go to mpl.org/Beats&Rhymes.
Create your own original sound mix and enter it into the MPL Beats and Rhymes Competition for a chance to win great prizes.
Once you submit your entry online, visit any library branch to pick a pair of earbuds or a portable charger for your devices. You can also pick up your prize at the Red Carpet Awards Event* on Friday, August 10.
People’s Choice Winner – Everyone who attends the Red Carpet Awards Event will be able to vote for the People’s Choice Award. The winning team will get the chance of a lifetime – to work with a professional filmmaker to create a music or documentary-style video of their entry.
Dress in your finest and get ready for your Red Carpet debut! This Grammy Awards®-style event will feature the opportunity to listen to all of the Beats & Rhymes Competition submissions. Winners of the competition will be announced, and prizes will be awarded. The competition’s panel of judges will be on hand to comment on the winning submissions.
Door Prize – Beats by Dre™ headphones. Anyone who attends the event is eligible to enter and win.
Centennial Hall, 733 N. Eighth St.
Friday, August 10, 6-8 p.m.