L&T in association with Shankar Mahadevan Academy is organizing, "Voice of L&T – Season 3, 2015" Contest to identify the singing talent of L&T employees and their immediate family members.

You can enroll for the contest by enrolling into any of the courses offered by the academy.


Winning Prizes (Terms & Conditions apply):

 30 mins online interaction with Shankar (1st & 2nd runner up)

 15% discount for the next e-Swara Instructor Led course

 Free Self-study courses worth 2000 INR (for top 3 winners)

 Certificate with Shankar Mahadevan’s signature (for top 3 winners)

 Free entry into the next contest – VOL Season 4 (1st & 2nd runner up)

 Grand winner (Only 1) of the contest will get an opportunity to sing with Shankar Mahadevan & team, and a video will be produced by Shankar Mahadevan Academy similar to one done last time.


Contest Highlights

Contest Highlights

Entry only to L&T Employees and their immediate family members

1st Round: Online Auditions

Online Auditions End Date: 18th June,2015

Music Categories of Contest Entry for first round: Film Songs (Any language), Carnatic & Hindustani

Please upload 2 songs in either in two different languages or two different genres

No background music, instrumentals or studio recordings are allowed for Round 1.

Top contestants from each zone will be selected for 2nd (Zonal) Round.

1st Round Results Date: 15th July,2015

2nd Round: Zonal Round

Contestants will compete against each other at their respective zonal centers.

This audition will be in person and it is mandatory for the selected contestant to perform in person. Contestant absent in this round will not be considered for the Grand finale.

Top contestants who qualify in Zonal Auditions will be part of Grand Finale.

3rd Round: Grand Finale

The best contestants selected from Zonal audition (Round 2) will compete for the Title Winner prize ‘Voice of L&T – season 3’


Note: The dates for the different rounds of the competition will be communicated to you from time to time.




Expert feedback will be based on the following 7 parameters:





In tune



In rhythm & tempo



Quality & range



Pronunciation or Melody



Mood & Expression



Breath control or Finger control



Impact of the piece


Terms & Conditions

Participants can upload two songs either in two different languages or two different genres

For online upload:

File size should not exceed 15MB

Acceptable file format - .mp3

The maximum duration of the performance should not exceed 6 minutes and minimum is 2 minutes.

Performance should not include background music or Instrumentals (No studio recordings)

Participants need to ensure that they upload the correct file. No requests for changing the file that is submitted initially will be entertained.

Any complaints related to the feedback will be addressed according to the discretion of the Academy.

The academy is not liable to refund the cost of the program once payment has been made.

The uploaded content will not be returned to the student and will be archived. The Academy reserves the right to use the performance as it deems fit.

For any queries, please write to support@shankarmahadevanacademy.com