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Singer Songwriter Contest SEMIFINAL 1

October 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Advance Music Contest

Advance Music 21st Annual

Acoustic Singer / Songwriter Contest

Drawing seasoned musicians, as well as those who have never performed in public, this contest always proves to be an eclectic and diverse event, showcasing many musical and lyrical styles, textures, and tastes.


Stop in to Advance Music – 75 Maple Street, Burlington VT

Or call (802) 863-8652

And choose one of three semi-finals to participate in

Must register by October 7th (limited to 45 contestants)


  • The Old Post in South Burlington, Oct 8th
  • The Monkey House in Winooski, Tuesday October 15th
  • Nectar’s in Burlington, October 22nd


Winner takes all prize package, including:

  • Beautiful Taylor acoustic guitar
  • $500 award from the Rachel Bissex White Light Fund
  • 2 full days of recording at Meadowlark Studio

Not a musician? Cheer on your favorite performer, while enjoying some great music and libations! Admission is free to all 4 nights of the contest!


October 8
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm


The Old Post
733 Queen City Park Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States