The Boston Pops is inviting singers and music fans from around the country to submit video renditions of “Over the Rainbow” for possible inclusion in a video collage to be shown at Boston Pops performances throughout the 2011 Boston Pops season, May 11 through June 26.

Participants of all ages can submit video of themselves singing all or part of “Over the Rainbow” by uploading a video to YouTube and emailing the link, contact information and geographical location to Videos chosen to be part of the “Over the Rainbow” season-long video collage also will be featured on the Boston Pops YouTube channel and on the Boston Pops website,

All video submissions are due by Tuesday, April 26. Those entering should keep the original video file handy, as the Boston Pops will need the original file of all chosen participants for use in the 2011 Boston Pops collage. The Boston Pops will send the owners of all chosen submissions an email to let them know when the video collage is up on YouTube.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by email to