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Lee Ritenour’s Six String Theory Competition Open Now to Aspiring Artists

Contest accepting applications from guitar players, bassists, keyboardists and drummers through May 31

Lee Ritenour (photo by Rob Shanahan)
Lee Ritenour (photo by Rob Shanahan)

Lee Ritenour’s Six String Theory Competition is looking to help aspiring musicians launch their professional careers with this year’s installment of the biennial contest.

The contest accepts applications for guitar, bass, piano/keyboards and drums. Among the prizes are various scholarships from Berklee College of Music, including one full ride; a performance at NAMM 2019, at a special Yamaha event; the opportunity to record with Ritenour in Los Angeles and perform with him in L.A., Tokyo and Switzerland; and new gear from various sponsors.

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