We are looking for all musical acts/genres (bands, soloists, duets, choirs, instrumentalists, a cappella, and even dancers) age 4-25 years old are welcome to audition. While we cannot guarantee that you/your client will be picked for the National TV version of the show, we truly believe that they should apply/fill out the form for the creative producers to consider.
North Dakota (Praire Public) - PBS Television Station
South Dakota (SDPB) - PBS Television Station
Houston, TX (Virtual Only)
Tallahassee, FL (WFSU) - Televised
Austin, MN (KSMQ) - Televised
Duluth, MN (WDSE) - Televised
Troy, NY - Televised
The show will star, the PBS national artist, Ethan Bortnick who will be advising and judging the talent, asking questions and sharing his experiences on PBS. Once the contestants are picked, they will be given an online presence on our website and there will be online voting to see who wins. We will then air the videos you send in on your local Public Broadcast Channel for thousands to see in your area.
Then, all contestants will come to Ethan's live concert and the winner will be announced. All contestants will get to perform a group number live with Ethan at his concert. The winner will also be able to record a single, perform a solo at the concert and be featured on the National Television show - Celebration of Music in Los Angeles, California, which will be taped for the entire country to watch on PBS!
If you have any questions, please email me. Auditions will close in a week or when we have enough contestants. Below are some links and we wish you good luck!
It's an ONLINE audition here is the link:
(please put Catherine when it asks recruiter's name) Make sure you share a URL of a video clip of you performing. You can share as many links as you like the more the better. If you are under 18 years of age obtain your parents permission.
Feel free to check out our website and the contestant pages from other cities. www.celebrationofmusic.com
About Ethan Bortnick https://ethanbortnick.com/bio