|Below you'll find instructions
on how to vote. This competition is not a popularity contest and the word
"vote" might be a little confusing. You're actually ranking the
contestants by judging their individual performances. In order to successfully
accomplish this goal, you must try to vote for as many contestants as possible.
- Choose an artist and click
on the "Listen and Vote" link. A voting card will appear.
- There will be a link on the
voting card to listen to the track. You must have the RealAudio player
installed on your computer to hear the track. Click here to download it if you don't have the
player. It's a free download (you don't have to buy the RealPlayer Plus - just
look for the free basic player).
- After listening to the
track, check the appropriate boxes on the voting card and press submit. You
will directed back to the stage page to listen and vote for the next
- After voting for each
artist, a blue and white check mark is automatically placed next to the
artist's name. This shows you which artists you have voted for. Please vote for
all artists. Next time you log in, it will show you which artists you need to
- If you're interested in more
information about the artist, you can click on the artist's name and go to
- Please register only once to
vote. Registering multiple emails addresses is not permitted and those votes
will not be counted.
| (Demo for illustrating
purposes only - links don't work)
||Listen & Vote
||Memories of You
||Listen and Vote
||Listen and Vote
|**Please note: The voting done
on-line, by the international jazz community, will count for 50 percent of the
vote. A panel of judges (professional musicians) will also vote and their vote
will count for 50 percent of the vote. 3 finalists will be selected (the top 3
scores) and the 1st place winner will be chosen from a final round of voting
done entirely on-line.