How to upload a video to YouTube

How to submit video (on YouTube)

  1. Go to and sign in using your Google account, if you don’t have a Google or YouTube account you will need to sign up.

Sign up using computer

  • Click Sign in in the upper right corner of YouTube on your computer.

  • Click Create Account and enter some basic information to create your new Google Account. You'll be asked to create a Google username when signing up. This is your new Gmail email address only - it will not be your public name on YouTube.

  • Once you've finished setting up your Google Account, click Back to YouTube.

On YouTube android app

  • Touch the Menu and go to Sign in. Touch Add account and then go to New to create your Google Account.

On YouTube iOS app

  • It isn't currently possible to create a Google Account on the YouTube iOS app. Please visit on your mobile browser to create a Google Account.

On YouTube mobile web app

  • Touch the Guide and go to Sign in. Select Create an account.

  1. Click the Upload button at the top of the page.

  2. Select the video audition you'd like to upload from your computer.

  3. Before you start uploading the video you can chose the video privacy settings. Make sure you select unlisted. As the video is uploading, you can add information (e.g. title, description, tags), change your privacy settings.

  4. Make any changes you want to the video settings and information, then click Publish to finish uploading it on YouTube. You can always publish your video at a later time in your Video Manager. If you set the video privacy setting to Private or Unlisted, just click Done to finish the upload If you haven’t clicked Publish, your video won’t be viewable by other people.

Once the upload is completed select the video URL and copy the link and paste it into the email body with you attached NZ Young Brass Musician of the Year entry form.