2022 OSFR Singer/Songwriter Contest Official Rules

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  1. The theme must be an original song about the Santa Fe River.
  2. Entry form, Lyrics and an MP3 audio recording must be received by:
    • February 1st, 2022
  3. Song may not be more than 4.5 minutes in length.
  4. Each entrant may submit only one song. However, backup musicians will be allowed to accompany other contestants.  Amateur & professional musicians are welcome.
  5. 1st – 3rd Place Prizes –
    • 1st – $300 Cash
    • 2nd – $150
    • 3rd – $50
  6. All accepted contestants will receive:
    • Video, by DIGITEL VIDEO LLC, of their performance on YouTube
    • $10 of Food & Drink Tickets for event
  7. OSFR reserves the right to upload, or not, all performances online.
  8. Criteria for judging include:
    • AUTHENTICITY
    • QUALITY OF LYRICS
    • MELODY
    • PERFORMANCE
    • ORIGINALITY
  1. If the contestant does not choose to participate in YouTube for any reason after performance, they have 24 hrs to contact OSFR to decline the offer.
  2. A professional copy is available to contestants through Digitel Video. No other persons may purchase a copy of the performance.
  3. Entries will not be returned or deleted, and all rights remain with the contestant(s).
  4. The entries must include: Lyric sheet containing the song title, the lyrics, composer(s) name, (please include copyright symbol & date), mailing address, email,  & phone number
  5. Applicants will be advised on or before February 14, 2022 if they have been selected to perform.
  6. Entrants must be available to sing their song at RIVERFEST on Sunday, MARCH 27th, 2022, from 1:45 to 4PM.
  7. Entry forms/Information are available in writing, or on our website:
  1. Contact/Questions:
    • Terry Phelan, terry.phelan@oursantaferiver.org

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