The deadline to submit a video audition for the 6th annual Tejano Idol competition is August 31, 2016.
The Austin Tejano Music Coalition, the non-profit organization that sponsors Tejano Idol, is in search of future Tejano Music stars. The annual nationwide singing contest has been initiated to highlight Tejano Music and showcase unknown talent.
Amateur singers of all ages are asked to send a video audition via mail, along with an $35.00 entry free, talent agreement and entry form, that can be downloaded from www.atmc-tejanoidol.com/2015-entry-form.php. For questions, you may send an email to Aggie Saldana-Sanchez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eliminations to reach the Top 15 will occur during the first week of September.
The Tejano Idol finale will take place at Dance Across Texas on October 16, 2016, in Austin, Texas at 1:00 p.m. Complete with 16 contestants, celebrity judges, including host,two-time Grammy nominee, Shelly Lares and more. The Tejano Idol winner will be awarded $500 as well as the opportunity to record with Freddie Records in Corpus Christi.
Log onto www.atmc-tejanoidol.com for more info.