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Recitals, Festivals &
Scholarship Competition


Scholarship Competition

October General Recital - "Pops and Beginners"

The 2015 General Recital will take place Oct 18 at Los Angeles Valley College
$15 fee due to Michael Paul by October 5 (postmark)
Recital Form

Contemporary Festival

The 2016 Contemporary Festival will take place
on January 10th at Los Angeles Valley College
$25 fees due to Nobuyo Nishizaka by December 21(postmark)
Chairperson: Nobuyo Nishizaka
Assistants: Mariko Urushidani and Arjang Heydayati
Contemporary Festival Application
Contemporary Festival Results

January General and Beginners Recital

The 2016 January General Recital will take place on January 17 at Keyboard Concepts in Van Nuys
$15 fee is due to Anahit Sevoyan by January 4 (postmark)
Chairperson: Anahit Sevoyan
Assistant: Teachers of performing students may be asked to assist on the day of the recital
Recital Form

Classical & Romantic FestivalClassical & Romantic Music

The 2016 Classical and Romantic Festival will take place on February 21 at Keyboard Concepts in Van Nuys
$25 fees due to Kim O'Reilly by February 1(postmark)
Chairperson: Kim O'Reilly
Assistant: Meg Falk
Classical-Romantic Festival Application


Certificate of Merit Certificate of Merit

February 28, 2016 -  CM for Strings
Piano Play
Chairperson: Hillary Smith
Assistant: Christopher Ahn
Registration Deadline October 31

March 6, 2016 -  CM for Woodwinds
Glendale Adventist Academy
Chair: Denia Bradshaw
Registration Deadline October 31

March 12 and 13, 2016 -  CM for Piano
Los Angeles Valley College
Chair: Sharon Shaheed
Assistant: Pam Prasarttongosoth
Registration Deadline October 31

For more info please visit the Certificate of Merit page


Certifcate of Merit Honors Festival

The 2016 CM Honors Festival will take place on April 3 at Los Angeles Valley College
Co-Chairpersons - Roger Eshleman, Laura Halladay & Constance Kuhne
Registration Deadline March 25 (Friday)

The Festival is for students who were awarded honors in the Certificate of Merit program. There is no enrollment fee for participation in this festival.

To qualify for Branch Honors, students must:


Southern California Junior Bach FestivalBach

The aim of the Southern California Junior Bach Festival is to celebrate and cultivate knowledge and understanding of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. Through festivals, lectures, master classes, recitals and concerts, SCJBF offers many opportunities for musical growth to the best of Southern California's young instrumentalists and vocalists.

The 2016 San Fernando East Valley Branch Bach Festival is April 10 1:30PM-4:00PM 
Location:  Steinway Beverly Hills  
Registration deadline: March 21.
Chairperson: Kathleen Rabun
Assistant: Aziza Syed

The 2016 Southern California Junior Bach Regional Festival is May 15 at Steinway Pasadena
Chairperson: Kathleen Rabun will organize two assistants to help with the regional festival from those teachers who have students participating. If participating teachers are unwilling to assist at the regional, if asked, their students may not participate

For more information and to register please visit:

List of Bach Festival Winners




The 2016 Scholarship Competition will take place on May 15 at Keyboard Concepts in Van Nuys
$20 fees due to Mark Richman by April 25 (postmark)
Chairperson: Mark Richman
Assistant: Tamara Gyulnazarova
Music Scholarship Competition Application



Spring Festival - General Recital/Scholarship Winners Award Performance

The 2016 Spring Festival will take place May 29 at Valley College
$15 fee due to Regina Verteym by May 18 (postmark)
Chairperson: Regina Verteym
Assistant: Nicole Nale
List of Scholarship Competition Winners