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Wimborne Minster Folk Festival

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Wimborne Live & Loud 2018

Wimborne Live and Loud is back and it's bigger and better than ever!

Live and Loud has been running for several years now with the intention of finding local talent from within the community to showcase their work during the festival.

The competition is open to musicians of all ages, genres and group size. So, if you're part of a community group, band, duo, choir, a soloist or even orchestra then complete an application form and get involved!

Live and Loud is sponsored by Party In The Paddock

Please send any queries or questions to LiveAndLoud@wimbornefolk.co.uk.

Applications are now closed.

This year, the competition will be divided into 3 categories:

Select the category that is for the majority of the members, in doubt select older.

The winner from each category will receive a cash prize and, more importantly, have the honour of performing on stage during the Wimborne Minster Folk Festival weekend!

The Competition will be split into 2 parts:

1. AUDITIONS will take place on Sunday 18th February 2018 at The Allendale Community Centre, Wimborne. The competition is open to soloists, duos, groups, choirs, bands and orchestras. Each act should prepare 2 songs to show our panel of judges just what you can do! Please arrive 5 minutes before the scheduled start time for the relevant category. Though applications may processed on the day, priority will be given to those who return their forms in advance.

2. COMPETITION Successful applicants will compete within their category for the coveted prize on Saturday 24th February at The Allendale Community Centre, Wimborne.

All acts must arrive at 5:30pm ready for a sound check with doors opening to the public at 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start.

The Allendale Community centre, is on Hanham Road, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1AS.

Applications are now closed.