The Sacramento River Cats are excited to announce an open submission for the 2017 National Anthem auditions.
Those interested in singing the National Anthem at a 2017 River Cats game will be asked to submit an audition demo between Monday, February 6 and Friday, February 10. During this week-long submission period, fans must submit their demos to firstname.lastname@example.org in either .mp3 or YouTube format. Submissions received after the February 10 deadline will not be considered.
All artists - whether soloists, groups, or instrumentalists - are encouraged to submit a demo. Full demo and submission details are available below.
Once all demos have been reviewed, the River Cats will invite the top 50 submissions for a live audition at Raley Field. Those selected will be contacted no later than Wednesday, February 15 to set up a live audition date and time. Due to the number of submissions, only those selected for a live audition will be contacted.
Audition Demo Guidelines
- Acapella version (no pre-recorded background music)
- Star Spangled Banner in full
- Must have clear, consistent, and correct lyrical performance
- Full performance must be under 90 seconds
- Email an .mp3 or YouTube link of your performance of the National Anthem to email@example.com
- Subject line must read: 2017 National Anthem Demo
- Email must include: Full name, phone, and email
The Sacramento River Cats are the Triple-A affiliate of the three-time World Champion San Francisco Giants. The team plays at Raley Field in West Sacramento, consistently voted one of the top ballparks in America. River Cats Season Tickets, Mini-Plans, and Flex Plans can be purchased for the 2017 season by calling the River Cats Ticket Hotline at (916) 371-HITS (4487). For more information about the River Cats, visit www.rivercats.com. For information on other events at Raley Field, visit www.raleyfield.com.