George Gershwin International Music Competition 2021-2022
TERMS, RELEASE and WAIVER.A. RELEASE
I, the PARTICIPANT or the PARENT or LEGAL GUARDIAN of the PARTICIPANT, age 17 or
(Hereinafter collectively referred to as “PARTICIPANT”), hereby waive, release, and grant
to and for the benefit of the Gershwin International Music Competition 2021
(Hereinafter referred to as “GIMC 2021”) and/or its assignees, any and all rights that I may
have to any recordings, videography, and/or photographs made by or for the “GIMC 2021”
of any performance or event organized or sponsored by it. I understand and agree that by
virtue of this waiver, release, and grant of rights, the “GIMC 2021” will have the right to
make full and unrestricted use of such recordings, videography, and/or photographs,
including without limitation, in advertisements, commercial ventures, and promotions and
for the sale or lease of same, without any fee or other compensation owed to me.
I, the PARTICIPANT, fully and in good faith intending to be bound thereby, do hereby
promise not to initiate any claim, lawsuit, or other legal action, pertaining to any action or
omission by the “GIMC 2021” relating directly or indirectly to the “GIMC 2021” as to which
application is herewith being made. This promise is made as a condition of the application,
and in consideration for the “GIMC 2021” processing and evaluation of the application. This
promise constitutes an acceptance and agreement by the PARTICIPANT that, for example,
decisions by competition judges are final and beyond appeal , and the physical spaces of the
competition venues are reasonably safe and appropriate for their intended purposes.
(However, this promise is not in any respect limited to the above two examples.)
C. Medical expenses
and medical insurance is responsibility of the PARTICIPANT or/and
his/her PARENT or LEGAL GUARDIAN.
D.Transportation expenses for PARTICIPANTS, PARENT or LEGAL GUARDIAN
(musicians and actors and their instruments):
Bus, train, taxi fees, international or regional flights fees, driver’s fee and tips are
responsibility of the PARTICIPANT or/and his/her PARENT or LEGAL GUARDIAN.
I intend that this promise be fully binding upon the PARTICIPANT, as well as upon heirs,
successors, and assignees of the PARTICIPANT.
This promise applies to the application process, the competition, and all events under the
purview of the “GIMC 2021” and its associated activities and/or events.
By checking the “check box” BELOW, I hereby fully affirm that the above statements in this
Application Form are true, and legally binding upon me.