SBCMEA is happy to announce the start of our Annual Solofest Competition! Although the format and audition process is slightly different to adhere to safety measures, we are excited to give students of our great county the opportunity to perform and showcase their amazing talent via a virtual submission format.
Questions? E-mail Austin Meiners ([email protected])
March 15 - April 10: Prelims by YouTube video submission (Instructions Below)
May 1: Finalists announced
May 15: Final Recital (Format TBA)
Elementary (Grades 4-6)
Middle School (Grades 7-9)
High School Level (Grade 10-12)
Prelims YouTube Video Upload Instructions
Assessment Rubric: Please see the “Important Documents” menu of documents below to download the rubric.
Audition Fee: $15 (Pay link below)
VIDEO UPLOAD INSTRUCTIONS
How to upload a video audition to your YouTube account
Create a YouTube account
YouTube is owned by Google. Every user with a Google Account has access to Gmail, Calendar, YouTube, and more. If you already have a Google Account, skip to Step 2
Create your video
Use your smartphone, tablet or webcam-enabled desktop computer to create your video. Open your camera app, set to VIDEO mode and record yourself. If you’re unsure of how to do this, do a search for how to record a video on a [your device].
Upload your video to YouTube
Once your video is complete, upload it to YouTube. This process will be unique depending on whether or not you are using a desktop computer or a smartphone internet browser or the YouTube app. If you get stuck, do a search for how to upload a video to my youtube channel on a [your device].
NOTE: Make sure you set your video’s privacy setting to PUBLIC or UNLISTED. If you set it to PRIVATE, we will not be able to watch your submission
Copy your “Share” link
Once your video has uploaded, look for the Share Button. Click it and then copy the URL.
On the Google Form and paste the link in the field
"YOUTUBE LINK OF AUDITION (URL BELOW):"
Fill out the remainder of the form and then hit the Submit Button
Thank you for your audition and participation in SBCMEA Solofest 2021
Option 1: Pay by Credit Card (preferred Option
Option 2: Send a Check or Money Order
NO PERSONAL CHECKS please
School checks only
Send them to:
Park View Middle School
Attn: Steven Stockman - Music Director/SBCMEA Treasurer
34875 Tahoe Dr.
Yucaipa, CA 92399