2024 More Music @ the Moore Auditions & Performance
Auditions will open for STG’s 23rd Annual More Music @ The Moore on September 28, 2023!
Seattle Theatre Group (Paramount, Moore, Neptune) will be selecting the region’s most talented emerging musicians, ages 14-21, for this impactful program. MM@M is seeking a great variety of style and genre including world, cultural, popular, classical and contemporary music. Bands, Ensembles, and soloists- all are encouraged to audition. Once selected, in person rehearsals are required, so being within 30 miles of downtown Seattle is advised.
Artists will receive:
- Mentorship from music industry leaders
- Opportunities for collaboration with peer and professional musicians
- Professional performance experience in a renowned venue with experienced
- Possible future performance opportunities including at The Paramount, Northwest Folklife Festival, and THING Festival.
- Highlights on STG’s social and newsletter platforms reaching 60,000+
- Professional photo and video
- Meals provided at rehearsals and performances
More Music @ The Moore has helped develop Seattle musicians that are now household names and continues to strive to support and connect musicians to the Seattle music community and beyond. Past musical styles have included everything from Opera, Hard Rock, Hip Hop, Japanese Taiko drum, Klezmer, Folk, Neo Soul, Tongan & Samoan, Vietnamese Pop, Singer-Songwriter, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Steel Pan, Gospel and more!
Audition Video Submission Deadline Friday, December 1, 2023.
**Health and Safety Requirements:
For STG’s full health and safety information visit: www.stgpresents.org/about/reopening
Save the Date! 2024 More Music @ the Moore Performance
Friday, March 22, 2024
The 23rd Annual More Music @ The Moore features exceptional young musicians mixing up diverse music styles in collaboration with a nationally recognized Music Director, showcasing the future of Seattle music. This dynamic performance celebrates the rich talent of youth in our community and provides musicians, regardless of what style they play, the opportunity to make music together. Music Director, Mentors & Artists TBD. Produced by STG's ECE Dept.
Adult - $18 advance, $20 day of show
Student - $10 advance, $12 day of show
Tickets on sale Now!
What is More Music @ The Moore?
STG’s 23rd annual More Music @ The Moore will feature exceptional young musicians mixing up diverse music styles. The performance celebrates the rich musical talent of youth in our community and provides musicians, regardless of what style they play, the opportunity to make music together. It’s all about unique collaboration.
Artist in the program perform their own works as well as back up peer musicians in 2 performances at the Historic and world-renowned Moore Theatre. The production is led by a notable Music Director that will perform along-side the More Music @ The Moore artists.
As part of Moore Music @ The Moore, young artists have collaborated and performed with:
The Roots, Robert Glasper, Mavis Staples, Sheila E., Elvis Costello, The Temptations, Melissa Etheridge, Leslie Odem Jr, Mike McCready, Jon Batiste and Stay Human, Meshell Ndegeocello, Michael Shrieve, Alan White, and more!
Past participants include:
Here are a few names you may recognize, though many of gone on to do great things! Ben Haggerty aka Macklemore, international Opera star J'Nai Bridges, ParisAlexa, Benicio Bryant, Zan Fiskum, Otieno Terry, Austin Jenckes, Max Levin, Romaro Franceswa, ZAHARA, members of Thunderpussy, members of Industrial Revelation, members of Mary Lambert’s band, members of Blake Lewis' band, members of Kore Ionz, members of Visqueen, performers that have been on “The Voice,” “American Idol,” and “America’s Got Talent” and numerous other touring artists, music teachers, and music professionals.