1st Annual Writing Competition for Young Blues Artists

Greenville (Mississippi), USA – In an effort to introduce more young artists to the Blues, Mississippi Action for Community Education (MACE) organizers of the Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival proudly announces, the 1st Annual Writing Competition for Young Blues Artists.

Winner(s) of the competition shall receive a $300 cash prize plus, have their winning song performed by a legendary Blues band, at the 30th Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival and during "Blues Week" September 10-15, 2007.

Official Rules:

  • All entries may be submitted on 8 x 11" plain paper, tape cassette, CD, or DVD
  • All contestants must be 25 years old or younger
  • Contestants under 18 must have parents written permission to participate

All official entry forms may be picked up and delivered to:

MACE
119 S. Theobald Street
Greenville, MS 38701
USA
ATTN: Blues Writing Competition

All mailed entries must be postmarked no later than: May 31, 2007

For more information, contact Director, Cultural Arts662.334.2952 ~ macearts@bellsouth.net ~ www.deltamace.org

Author: World Music Central News Department

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