MUSICIANS WANTED FOR THE SPRING PLANTING FESTIVAL!
OLD-FASHIONED MUSICIANS, SOLO ACTS, OR GROUPS!
Sunday, May 14, 2023 — 2 p.m.
Bring your instruments or voices for the chance to win big prizes!
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
1st Place Prize: $800
2nd Place Prize: $500
3rd Place Prize: $300
- 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.