Number of Participants selected for WWC2022 (Quick report)

Total: 103 (115 entries)

  • Recorded Accompaniment category: 92
    • Adult – First round: 50
    • Adult – Second round: 15
    • Senior: 9
    • Teenage: 10
    • Child: 8
  • Hikifuki category: 12
  • AlliedArts category: 11

Nationalities (total: 9)

  • Australia: 2
  • Canada: 1
  • China: 2
  • India: 1
  • Japan: 76
  • New Zealand: 1
  • Portugal: 1
  • Spain: 1
  • USA: 18

Quick report for Recorded Audition Entry for WWC2022

Thank you all who have entry from all over the world!!!

We have the total around 129 entries from 9 countries: Australia, Canada, China, India, New Zealand, Japan, Portugal, Spain and USA.

Recorded accompaniment: Adult 76
Recorded accompaniment: Senior 12
Recorded accompaniment: Teenage 14
Recorded accompaniment: Child 8
Hikifuki 19
Allied Atrs 21

The Entry for Recorded Audition for WWC2022 will be CLOSED on May 31st

Dear Whistlers,

Please submit your application before the Deadline – Entry to The 45th World Whistlers Convention 2022 (WWC2022) Recorded Audition will be closed on May 31st, 2022. (9:00pm June 1st – JST)

Don’t miss it! We are looking forward to your participation!!!

Recorded audition for WWC2022 is going to be accepted from May 1st – 31st

Dear Whistlers,

Recorded audition for The World Whistlers Convention (WWC2022) is going to be accepted from May 1st – 31st.
Don’t missed it!
We are looking forward to receive your entry!!!

Best Regards,

The World Whistlers Convention (WWC)

Ryosuke (Whistler)

Differences between WWC2020 and WWC2022

* This article describes the differences between WWC2020 and WWC2022.
* This is not the final version – we will continue to update. Please check for future announcement here.
* For now please refer to other issues to the WWC2020 guidelines for any other issues.

“New round system” for the Recorded Accompaniment category Adult division

  • The “Recorded Accompaniment category Adult division” will have three rounds: First Round, Second Round, and Final Round.
  • Those who ranked highly in the Recorded Audition will perform from the Second Round.
  • Those who ranked in the middle of the Recorded Audition will perform in the First Round. Those who rank highly in the First Round will move to the Second Round.
  • First Round contestants have to perform one song (Classical OR Popular). (2 – 5 minutes)
  • Contestants may choose to use the same or different song from their Recorded Audition in the First, Second, or Final Round. However, the song used in the Second Round cannot be used in the Final Round.

Judging Guidelines

  • We believe there will be no major differences on the guidelines. However Please check future announcements about Judging Guidelines for minor changes.