The 2011 Yamaha 6 String Theory Guitar Competition will take entries until May 15th 22-Mar-11
Due to the great response to this year's 6 String Theory competition, Yamaha tell us that the entry deadline has been extended until May 15th, 2011. Here's what Yamaha has to say...
It is with great excitement that we'd like to announce the 2011 2nd annual Yamaha 6 String Theory Guitar Competition! In partnership with Yamaha, Lee Ritenour, The National Guitar Workshops, and The Crown of the Continent Guitar Foundation, this year's competition seeks to find the next generation of great guitarists!
36 semi-finalists to be selected! Prizes include: Yamaha Guitars, Endorsement Deals from Yamaha, Monster Cable, and D'Addario Strings, Recording Contract opportunity with Concord Records, Vacation Package at Flathead Lake Lodge in Montana, National Guitar Workshop Scholarships, 2012 NGW Clinic Tour... and MORE!
How to enter:
Sign Up: Enter in 1 of 6 categories: Rock, Blues, Jazz, Classical, Acoustic, and Country.
Upload Your Videos: Submit your two 5 min. videos
Judging: 36 semi-finalists will be selected (6 in each style) to compete at the National Guitar Workshop. 6 finalists will be chosen to compete at the final live competition at the Bigfork Center for Performing Arts during the Crown of the Continent Guitar Workshop in Montana where the Grand Prize winner will be chosen! Pricing and Availability:
Entry deadline is May 15th, 2011.