‘O, Say Can You Sing’ the National Anthem with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra?


— Capitalizing on American Idol’s appeal among local tweens and teens, the BSO announces its sixth annual singing competition, “O, Say Can You Sing?”

Contestants will vie for the chance to sing the National Anthem alongside the BSO in front of thousands at the BSO’s annual Star-Spangled Spectacular concerts held at Baltimore County’s Oregon Ridge Park, July 3-4, 2013. The competition is open to singers age eight to 18.

Auditions will take place by appointment only on Thursday, June 20, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall.

To register, visit BSOmusic.org/sing to fill in the online registration form and download a waiver form, which is required to audition. The registration deadline is Tuesday, June 18, 2013.