RoundGlass Music Awards recognise the most enlightened musicians who create music for Wellness, Peace and Environmental Consciousness.


Wellness Music

There are multiple definitions and perspectives of what constitutes Wellness Music. We are looking for your personal interpretation. This could be in any genre or form, something you truly feel brings about wellness of the individual or community in any form.


Music for Peace

Songs or instrumentals in any genre about Conflict Avoidance, Anti-War Themes, Philosophical debates, Freedom from disturbance, Tranquility, or just Personal Inner Peace.


Music for Environmental Consciousness

Songs or instrumentals in any genre celebrating Nature, the Environment, Wild-Life, Bio-diversity or songs of activism.

Important Dates

  • June 1, 2017

    Opening Date for Entries
    Submit your music
  • August 5, 2017

    Become part of the RoundGlass Music Community platform and engage with other socially conscious musicians from around the world
  • October 15, 2017

    Closing Date for Entries
  • October 16, 2017

    Jury of industry experts start deliberations to select 5 nominees in each music category
  • December 1, 2017

    Five nominees announced in each category
  • December 2, 2017

    Peer voting for all categories and public voting for RoundGlass Song of the Year Award begins
  • January 5, 2018

    End of voting period
  • January 26, 2018

    Grand Awards Night at the Edison Ballroom, Times Square. Winners will be announced and awarded

Music Categories

Best Ambient/New Age Song

Music that is acoustic, electronic, jazzy, folky and may incorporate classical and pop elements, Eastern and Latin influences, exotic instrumentation and environmental sound effects.

Best World Music Song

International performers & music exhibiting non-European, non-American, indigenous traditions.

Best Pop Song

Includes Contemporary, Pop, R&B, Hip-Hop music.

Best American Roots Song

Includes Folk, Country, Blues, Gospel, Bluegrass, Native American, Americana and Hawaiian Music.

Best Rock Song

Rock songs or Rock influenced songs and instrumentals.

Best Classical Music Recording

Classical Music Recordings or Classical Music influenced contemporary recordings.

Best Jazz Single

Jazz or Jazz influenced songs and instrumentals.

Best Children’s Song

Recordings of quality music for children.

Best Electronica Song

Music that employs electronic musical instruments,digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.

Best Spoken Word Single

Spoken word recordings, accompanied by music.

Best Contemporary Instrumental Single

Contemporary instrumental music in multiple genres.

Best Music Video

Short film or any kind of recorded visualization for a song or instrumental.


Musicians, Producers, Artists, Artist Managers, Record Labels from all over the world are invited to submit their recordings, instrumentals or videos that have been released between October 15th 2014 and October 15th 2017.

  • Entries open June 1, 2017
  • Entries close5:00pm IST, October 15, 2017
  • No entry fees



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