Denver Youth Music Awards
The Denver Youth Music Awards is a contest and event for young musicians in Denver. The DYMAs provide an opportunity for young people to showcase their talents, network with other musicians, and learn from professionals in the industry.
When & Where:
Friday, April 26th at CU Denver on the Auraria Campus
About The Contest
The DYMAs are open to anyone who is currently enrolled in a DPS high school audio production program. Anyone wishing to enter who is not enrolled in one of these programs must apply for special permission by using the contact information at the bottom of the page. All submissions need to be in by midnight on Tuesday, April 23rd. The categories are:
Best Original Rap/R&B Song - All components (the vocal and the beat) must be original
Best Original Electronic Song (Any sub-genre: instrumental hip hop, dubstep, house, EDM, etc…)
Best Original Song, Any Other Genre (i.e. not rap, not electronic)
People's Choice - This award is determined by a public vote and all submissions are automatically eligible for this category in addition to the category in which they were entered.
You may enter one of the three original categories and your submission will be automatically entered into the People's Choice competition.
To learn more about the rules, how to make a submission, what the prizes are, and how the winners are determined, click here.
Thanks to our friends at Sweetwater for helping us out with the prizes!