LIT Talent Awards

Instrumentals Performance

To play a musical instrument is to create a tune that can last for a lifetime, pouring their efforts, faith, and talent into one single composition.

The Instrumentals category is open to musicians of all ages and nationalities. Each chord, each note has its own story to tell, and we know your performance will be a legendary one, captivating even the most skeptical of listeners.

Clarity, technique, quality, impressions, and overall performance will be viewed right here at the LIT Talent Awards. Become a global phenomenon that you know yourself to be, with us – today!


IT21001. Banjo
IT21002. Bass Clarinet
IT21003. Bass Drum
IT21004. Bassoon
IT21005. Celesta
IT21006. Cello
IT21007. Chimes
IT21008. Clarinet
IT21009. Contrabassoon
IT21010. Cymbals
IT21011. DIY Instrument
IT21012. Double Bass
IT21013. E-Flat Clarinet
IT21014. Electric Bass
IT21015. English Horn
IT21016. Flute
IT21017. French Horn
IT21018. Gongs
IT21019. Guitar
IT21020. Harp
IT21021. Mandolin
IT21022. Maracas
IT21023. Oboe
IT21024. Piccolo
IT21025. Snare Drum
IT21026. Tambourine
IT21027. Timpani
IT21028. Triangle
IT21029. Trombone
IT21030. Trumpet
IT21031. Tuba
IT21032. Ukulele
IT21033. Viola
IT21034. Violin
IT21035. Xylophone
IT21036. Best Influencer
IT21037. Best Intrumental Performance Video
IT21038. Best Group Performance
IT21039. Best Live
IT21040. Best Originality
IT21041. Best Performer
IT21042. Best Sound/Audio Perception
IT21043. Best Visual Perception
IT21044. Best Technique
IT21045. Best Rhythm
IT21046. Best Interpretation, Musicianship
IT21047. Classical
IT21048. Orchestral
IT21000. Others

Deadlines & Fees

The LIT Talent Awards keeps its entry fees low to encourage more participation from individual performers and talents.
2021 Entry Period Early Bird
(Dec 15, 2020 - Jan 27, 2021)
(Jan 28, 2021 - Feb 24, 2021)
(Feb 25, 2021 - Mar 24, 2021)
Per Entry
$85 $115 $135
Additional Category
$65 $85 $95
Per Entry
$120 $150 $180
Additional Category
$95 $115 $135

* Fees are non-refundable. Withdrawn entries (whether withdrawn by entrant or by the LIT Talent Awards for entrant's failure to comply with the entry rules) will NOT be refunded. Multiple Categories must be submitted with your initial entry in order to be counted as “additional categories”.

* The LIT Talent Awards and International Awards Associate’s decision are final in its sole discretion and binding in relation to all matters relating to Competitions and may not be subject to any discussions or correspondence.

Benefits and recognition

The Instrumentals Performance Winner of the Year will receive a complimentary statuette and a professionally designed certificate to celebrate their win. The winning talents will be highlighted on the main page of the LIT Talent Awards website, and published on our official social media platform.

In addition, Platinum and Gold winners will receive a complimentary certificate, template press release, as well as graphic downloads for marketing purposes. Winners in these categories may choose to purchase their respective LIT Talents Awards statuette with a reasonable fee.


The Category Winner of the Year from each category will receive a complimentary statuette and a professionally designed certificate to celebrate their win.


All Category Winners of the Year and Platinum and Gold Winners will get chance to showcase your winning work with a published interview on our media partner's – Muse.World’s website.


Every winner gets a dedicated Winner’s Page for up-to 5 years to promote your achievement on our correspondence, social media, websites, and more.
Benefits / Winning Level Categories Winners Platinum winner Gold winner
LIT Talent Awards Statuette YES / /
Mentioned in Winner Press Release YES / /
Mentioned in LIT Talent Awards e-Newsletter YES / /
Mentioned in Media Partner Website: Muse.World YES YES /
Dedicated Social Post YES YES /
Winner’s Interview YES YES YES
Dedicated Winners’ Page YES YES YES
Eligible to Purchase LIT Talent Awards Statuette YES YES YES
Winner Certificate YES YES YES
Winner’s Digital Badge YES YES YES

submission format

All entries must be submitted with a direct video link from any video platform (such as YouTube, TikTok, Vimeo, etc) that will take judges directly to the work.

Submissions should be as detailed as possible. Please write your rationale or description for your every performance in PDF format if explanation is required before evaluation of the work.