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TIPS AND PREPARATION FOR FILLING OUT YOUR APPLICATION

We advise reading the information below before you start application so that you can be fully prepared. Information to gather:

  • Permission from a parent or guardian if under 18
     
  • About Your Song (be prepared to answer the following questions in a paragraph):
    • 1) Which character is singing this song?
    • 2) Who is this character singing to?
    • 3) What is the time and place of the story?
    • 4) What inspired this song? 
       
  • Lyrics of Your Song
     
  • Audio File: (see below for details):
    • Upload ONE (1) audio file of your musical work. The audio file can be of any length, however the panelists judging your application will only listen to a maximum of 5 minutes from the song. Acceptable file types are mp3, wma, wav, aac, mid, midi, mpa, and ra. 
       
  • Optional File Upload
    • Sheet music or score in PDF format

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