Guitars 4 Gifts is hosting a guitar competition to promote more people learning music. We are hosting a guitar competition with two categories: blues/jazz and fingerstyle. The first round of this contest is open from June 1, 2018 to October 10th, 2018. The finalists will perform in Nashville on November 10, 2018.
Levels of judging:
1- YouTube round- each contestant will submit an online video performing a song of their choice that is under five minutes. Submissions are $5. Our panel of judges will then select the top five contestants from the submitted videos.
2- The top five in each category will perform at an amazing Nashville music venue. Contestants will have to provide their own housing, transportation, and other travel costs if they live outside of the Nashville area.
3- At the show, the top five will be judged based on the following criteria. A winner will be selected, and the top winner in each category will win a half day recording session in a professional Nashville recording studio!
All ages are welcome for this competition. All songs must be original, or must have consent of the copyright holder. Please see below for complete list of rules.