Ernie Ball Music Man presents Match the Master with John Petrucci. Win a private master class with John Petrucci, a VIP Dream Theater experience, and gear from Ernie Ball, Ernie Ball Music Man, Mesa Boogie, Fractal Audio Systems, Sterling by Music Man, TC Electronic, Dunlop, and DiMarzio.

To enter, you’ll need to replay John Petrucci’s riffs from Dream Theater’s new album, The Astonishing. Upload a video of yourself matching John’s playing on one or more of the ten provided clips. You only need to enter one riff, but your odds of winning the grand prize increase with more entries.

And even if you can’t play like John, you can still win big with our fan sweepstakes. One lucky fan will win an Ernie Ball Music Man guitar and a great prize package from TC Electronic. Learn more:

Watch this quick clip for more info, and sign up here:

John will also pick 8 weekly winners for awesome prizes. And even if you don’t want to submit riffs, you can still enter to win our fan sweepstakes with a prize package worth almost $5,000.

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  1. That is an Awesome riff! John Petrucci is the King of Strings..

  2. Where do I submit videos. I signed up but can’t fi d where to submit.

  3. John Petrucci is one the best,Always loved his playing

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