ICon Arts Songwriting Camp with Ovi & Kim Bergseth


We are pleased to invite you to the first edition ICon Arts Songwriting Camp in Romania, this summer: 1st – 9th of August 2021.

It will be a 9 days event in the beautiful citadel of Biertan – Transylvania region, in the heart of Romania.

A limited number of 6 authors (Romanian, Nordic, international) will join their talents working together in this new exciting workshop, this eventually becoming a true mentoring & songwriting opportunity.

Two well-known songwriters from Romania, Norway and Sweden: Ovi Jacobsen and Kim Bergseth will conduct the master class, uniting their vast experience for the 6 lucky authors. Are you one of them?

The project idea of a the songwriting camp started with Ovi Jacobsen and Kim Bergseth. Both are songwriters, artists, producers and musicians, with a long carrier behind.

We are convinced that by joining forces in organizing a very professional songwriting camp it will open great doors of networking and collaboration between the attendee, who will learn from the best, most of the secrets of how to write a hit pop song, produce it and release it. This will undoubtedly bring new opportunities for all involved.

You can find details about registration below.

About Kim Bergseth:





«Fruen fra Havet» Ibsen festivalen 2018, Lillyhammer TV-series, Rolf Jacobsen „Kjente jeg deg” Nationaltheatret, Burning 2, NRK 1 „Hva har du i bagasjen”, NRK 1 „99% Norsk”, Thorsønn Scandinavian design, Nilsi „Overheaden” på Latter, Norwegian Airlines, Grappa Musikkforlag, Sony ATV, Warner Music Norway, Universal Japan, Billia, Dinamo Story, American Express (US), NRK 2, Pulse Music (NYC), Aschehoug „Dunderly”, Gyldendal, Fante Film, Small film, Moelven Industrier, Bavac, Match, Monster TV, Talkmore, Bilia, Jernia, Avex (Japan), Universal Music, Match, Tiny Voice Music, Voice of Europe, TV2, Plan, Sport 1, Tine Meierier, Nippon TV Japan,  Orkla media.

Adam Douglas, Vidar Busk, Steven Van Zant, Lido Lido, Knut Reiersrud, Chuck Barrelhouse, Wenche Myhre, Amund Maarud, Svend Zetterberg, Kim Hyun Joong (South Korea) Venke Knutson, Greasy Gravy, Toralv Maurstad, Maria Arredondo, Hanne Sørvaag, Zuma, Billy T-Band, Gaute Ormåsen, Nakanomori Band (Japan), Jack, W-inds (Japan), SHInee (Japan) Nora Al-Jabri, Eddie Kramer (Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin), Elisabeth Andreasen, Sandra Lyng Haugen, The Grand, Alexander Stenerud, Espen Hana, Wenche Medbøe, Eva and the Heartmakers, Alexandra Joner, Tohosinki (Japan)

About Ovi Jacobsen

Ovi Jacobsen is a Norwegian-Romanian artist, musician, songwriter and composer. Even since the beginning of his career, he has started attending and winning music competitions, and toured the world doing hundreds of gigs a year. He has countless of significant achievements such as reaching the finals and being a runner up in major competitions, namely Golden Stag in Brașov, Romanian and International Eurovision Songwriting Contest. He has also recorded his debut album in LA, California along with Preston Glass, and has released it in Oslo, Norway with the renowned producers Simen Eriksrud and Espen Berg (SEEB).

Details about registration

In the context of Covid-19: the event will take place under the official regulations in Romania regarding the pandemy.

And we have a special offer for you: this year you can reserve your seat with an advance payment of 200 euro. The rest of 300 euro you can pay in the event’s first day.

In case the event will be eventually cancelled, you will receive back the entire amount you have payed.

In order to register for this master class, part of 19th Edition of ICon Arts Transylvania Academy, we would like to ask you to:

Registration is complete when the fee has been paid – even if the payment is made in two installments: now and on 2nd of August (the first day of the event).

The minimum age for participation is 16 years. For minors, the above form must be accompanied by a parental agreement. [download model].

Registering fee

EUR 500 – includes accommodation, courses and 3 meals / day, airport transfer (from Sibiu International Airport), transportation to the concerts from the ICon Arts Festival, tuition fees for 2nd – 10th of August 2020.

Payment to:

UCIMR – Uniunea de Creație Interpretativă a Muzicienilor din România

EURO IBAN: 500 euro

RO17 BTRL EURC RT04 7708 8101 Banca Transilvania Sucursala Obor
CIC: 4770881

LEI IBAN: 2500 lei

RO40 BTRL RONC RT04 7708 8102 – Banca Transilvania, Sucursala Obor