Ibanez players across the United States are invited to submit their YouTube entries for the 2017Ibanez USA Flying Fingers Guitar Competition.
From May 15 to June 30, 2017, you can submit your video to impress judges with your passion, originality, and playing technique, in the hopes of winning the HEADLINER grand prize — an extremely rare 30th Anniversary Limited Edition RG30JCLTD guitar.
Two runner-up winners will receive an Ibanez Prestige guitar of their choice.
Entries will be viewed by a panel of judges, with the final winners being chosen by Ibanez Signature Artist Paul Gilbert.
To qualify, you must:
•Be a resident of the United States, 13 years of age or older.
•Create a video entry on a genuine Ibanez guitar. Entries played on counterfeit instruments will be disallowed.
Here’s how you can enter:
•Record a video of yourself playing an Ibanez guitar, performing along with the provided backing track. Performances without the official backing track downloaded from the link will be disqualified.
•The video must show your face, guitar, and hands in full-frontal view of camera, with audio as clean as possible.
•The video must be uploaded on YouTube following the guidelines provided on the Ibanez website.
The winners will be announced on August 1, 2017. Good luck to all!