• The Festival of Original Music (FOOM) has commenced

    FOOM Live Performance winners to advance to Grand Final in September:

    HEAT 1 - Jack Robins, Ben Searcy, Marta Bayly

    HEAT 2 - Lindsay Boyd, Emma Grieger, Zac Kelty

    HEAT 3 - Boyd Williams, Ben Searcy, Maddy Coutts, Keith Preston

    SCALA is the Songwriters, Composers, and Lyricists Association. SCALA is a global songwriting organisation dedicated to encouraging, supporting and nurturing songwriters, composers, and lyric writers of any style and genre no matter where they are in the world.

     

    We run a venue for original music, organise monthly workshops, host the annual Festival of Original Music (FOOM) Song Competition, and regularly release albums of original music.

     

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    Songwriters, Composers, and Lyricists Association (SCALA)

    Check out our SCALA Facebook page for the latest news, events, and opportunities by clicking on the Facebook icon to the right. If you are a songwriter you can enter the Festival Of Original Music (FOOM) competition held annually. Click on the button below for more information.

    SCALA Celebrates 30 Years

    SCALA is turning 30 years old this year. We have some very special celebrations planned. Sign up to our mailing list for your invitation.

  • WATCH FOOM Heat 1 - Thursday 3 August 2017

    Video and edited by: Patrick Stapleton

    Watch the first of our FOOM Live Performance Heats

    The winners from Heat 1 were: Jack Robins 'Cheatin' Moon', Ben Searcy 'Bowling Green', and Marta Bayly 'On The Shelf'

    These songs have advanced to our Grand Final Round being held in September 2017

  • The Festival of Original Music (FOOM) has commenced!!!

    Be a part of the FOOM song competition live heats each Thursday in August at The Wheatsheaf Hotel

    Live Performance Heat 1

    Thursday 3 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the first round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    Live Performance Heat 2

    Thursday 10 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the second round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    Live Performance Heat 3

    Thursday 17 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the third round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    Live Performance Heat 4

    Thursday 24 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the fourth round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    Live Performance Heat 5

    Thursday 31 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the fifth and final round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    2017 FOOM GRAND FINAL

    Thursday 14 September 2017

    This night will feature all of the winners from the FOOM Live Performance heats. This is the best of the best. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel for an evening of local, original music that will knock you out of your seat! 

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    You will be the first to know about the latest news, events, and opportunities to play live

  • Racism. It Stops With Me

    SCALA is committed to promoting equal opportunity in all of our activities and events. We do this in recognition of the principles of equity and in conforming with the spirit and intent of equal opportunity and anti-discrimination legislation.

     

    SCALA is proud to have recently become a signatory in the 'Racism. It Stops With Me' campaign, being led by the Australian Human Rights Commission and by doing so, joined with some of Australia’s leading businesses, sporting bodies and NGOs.

     

    For more information about the campaign go to: http://itstopswithme.humanrights.gov.au