MUSICIANS WANTED FOR THE SPRING PLANTING FESTIVAL!


OLD-FASHIONED MUSICIANS, SOLO ACTS, OR GROUPS!


Sunday, May 8, 2022 — 2 p.m.


Bring your instruments or voices for the chance to win big prizes!



CRITERIA

Performances will be judged by a panel chosen by Baker Creek, on the following criteria:

  • Quality of performance
  • Style and content of music
  • Period costume apparel
  • Stage Presentation

PRIZES

1st Place Prize: $800

2nd Place Prize: $500

3rd Place Prize: $300




RULES

  • All music and vocals will go through the onstage sound system only.
  • No pre-recorded music is allowed.
  • All cover music must be published prior to 1920 or in the public domain and not covered by copyright laws.
  • Original music is allowed and must exemplify and reflect family and old-fashioned values. Please provide a copy of the lyrics prior to the contest.
  • The contest is not open to Baker Creek’s contracted musicians, or to any musician being paid to perform during the Spring Planting Festival.
  • The contest is not open to Baker Creek employees or their families.
  • Each performance shall be limited to 3 ½ minutes.
  • Wear modest clothing free of logos or words. (Old-timey apparel is preferred.)
  • All contest participants must sign up at the Opry Stage by noon on Sunday. (No exceptions!)
  • First-place winners might be hired to play at a future Baker Creek event.
  • All participants must consent to all forms of photography, video, and audio recordings by Baker Creek and consent to the company’s use of the material free of compensation.