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Jacksonville, OR 97530
The third annual Rising Stars competition will begin live competition rounds at South Stage Cellars tasting room in Jacksonville on Saturday, February 1. The competition runs each Saturday in February, and showcases talented musicians throughout the Rogue Valley. The public attends the competition rounds, and votes on their favorite acts. Voting proceeds will benefit the Britt Institute music education programs. Rising Stars was open to local musical acts of one to four members, in a variety of genres. The winner of the competition will be featured on Britt’s main stage as an opening act in the 2014 season (pending artist approval), and a 30-minute live in-studio performance on Jefferson Public Radio.