Watch MiniMac Compete in Celebration of Music Virtual Talent Show 8/9

Celebration of Music Virtual show is Live 8/9/20 with next round of incredibly talented contestants

July 24, 2020

YOUR VOTE Can Help Local Teen, Alexandria Paxton, a/k/a MiniMac, 
Win Celebration of Music's National Talent Search This Sunday, 8/9

Celebration of Music is a talent search that showcases the best young musical talent across America. 

Local teen, Alexandria Paxton (a/k/a MiniMac to Macaroni Kid Readers), will appear on the LIVE virtual show on Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 7:00 PM on Celebration of Music’s YouTube Channel. Your support could help Alexandria secure a spot on the national show!

Contestants will participate for an opportunity to appear on the Live YouTube show “Music Hangs with eTHAn” and be part of the 2021 nationally distributed PBS SHOW "Celebration of Music" filmed in Los Angeles! The audience will be able to place their vote and help determine the winner, who will be announced at the end of the live show.

Each virtual competition features a variety of talent, with two winners that will be selected to advance to Los Angeles for the national episode. One winner is selected by the producers, and one winner is selected by the largest number of viewer votes.

This virtual event is co-hosted by TikTok superstars McKenzi Brooke and Reif Harrison. To get notifications about the event click subscribe on Celebration of Music’s YouTube Channel, then click the bell icon.

The Celebration of Music concept was inspired by Ethan Bortnick and his desire to give young musicians the same opportunities PBS afforded him. For inquiries about how to audition, visit; for any other questions please email