2016 Singer/Songwriter Competition

Summer Soirée

July 2

Singer / Songwriter Competition
Concert with Shawn Nelson
Beer Garden with Brews provided by Local Breweries
Local Food Too…Mmmm Good!

$25 = concerts and beer

28261 W. State Hwy 160 (Festival Site) • Time: 4pm – 8pm

Applications due June 12, 2016

Submissions for consideration are being accepted through June 12th.
Submissions may be made by emailing Paul Orr at sfma1@live.com
a request to be considered w/a link, video or mp3 of your original music.

Rules and Guidelines

  1. Singer/Songwriters are competing for a $200 prize.
  2. Each singer/songwriter will submit to SFMA their official application along with a photo for promotional use. The information on the application and photos will be used for newspaper and social media advertisement. In addition, photos will be used at the competition.
  3. Each singer/songwriter will perform 2 original. The top 3 singer/songwriters will play a 1-song singoff to determine the winner.
  4. Music must be family friendly. Please refrain from using profanity or lyrics that are sexual in nature, as this is a family event.
  5. This is a fundraiser and the winner will be chosen by the audience/fans and judges. Bring your friends, family and fans to increase your chances of winning.
  6. First round voting will be done by the audience based on the most number of tickets each singer/songwriter receives in their “tip jar”. Audience members will be given one free ticket upon entry to the competition to vote for their favorite singer/songwriter.
    Additional voting tickets may be purchased by fans throughout the competition at the price of $1 each or 6 for $5.
    A table will be set up with a “tip jar” for each singer/songwriter with their name and picture on the jar. Fans will then be able to walk past the “tip jars” during the competition and vote for their favorite singer/songwriter by placing their ticket(s) in the “tip jars”.
    Tickets may be dispersed by fans in any way they see fit, allowing them to vote for more than one singer/songwriter if they purchase additional tickets.
  7. Second-round singoff to decide winner will be determined by a panel of judges.

Please email applications to Paul at sfma1@live.com

SFMA Singer/Songwriter Competition 2016 Applications

PDF Document
Singer/Songwriter Competition form.pdf (95 downloads)

Word Document
Singer/Songwriter Competition form.doc (81 downloads)