All-Women VGO: Dusty Grooves by Clarice Assad

Join us and become a part of the very first All-Women Virtual Guitar Orchestra and play alongside the biggest names in classical guitar!

To empower and highlight women in classical guitar, VGO is creating a new project, dedicated to girls and women from all over the world. Submit your application today to be featured in a video performance of Clarice Assad's "Dusty Grooves."

Applications open to all women-identifying guitarists of any age (beginner - advanced).


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1. Choose and practice your part

Clarice Assad: Dusty Grooves

Score parts are named after influential women in rock 'n' roll, pop and blues. You can choose one of the following parts: Madonna | Joan Jett | Tina Turner | Janis Joplin

Click on the button below to access the single part PDFs and audio click-track.

2. Record your submission with an audio clicktrack

Before recording please visit the link below with easy-to-follow tutorials for every possible scenario.

Video requirements

3. Upload your video to YouTube

Upload your submission on your account. You can decide to make the video public or unlisted.

Name your video in this format:  PART NAME - YOUR FIRST AND LAST NAME - All-Women VGO

4. Send us the link

Once your video is up on YouTube, please fill-in the form below so we can include your submission in the final All-Women VGO video.

All-Women VGO: Application


Below you can read some of the most common answers to questions we’ve received so far, for detailed instructions and tutorial videos, however, please head over to our guidelines and recommendations page.

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Help us reach the goal

We want to keep the participation at Virtual Guitar Orchestra videos free of charge so anyone can take part!

If you like our mission and are in any way part of this project, please consider donating a small amount to make this project a reality. Thank you - we really appreciate it!

All funds raised from this project will be donated to organizations supporting women in music or used to support one or more participants in the project in the form of a scholarship. The more we can raise, the more we can give!