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Recitals, Festivals &
Scholarship Competition

 
 

PLEASE NOTE: The following are the dates and information we have so far. Everything that is italicized is tentative, including dates and locations.


Recitals
General- "Pops and Beginners" Recital
Spring Festival- General Recital & Scholarship Winners Concert

Festivals
Contemporary Festival

Classical & Romantic Festival
CM Events
CM Honors Festival
Southern California Junior Bach Festival
Spring Festival- General Recital & Scholarship Winners Concert

Competitions
Concerto Competition
Scholarship Competition


General- "Pops and Beginners" Recital

The 2019 General "Pops and Beginners" Recital is scheduled to take place Sunday November 3 at 1-5 pm
Location: Los Angeles Valley College (tentative location)
Fees due by October TBA
Chair: Valeria Danielyan
Assistants: participating teachers
MTACSFEV Recital Form
Recital Rules and Guidelines


Contemporary Festival

The 2019 Contemporary Festival will take place on December 15 (tentative date) from 1-5pm
Location: Los Angeles Valley College (tentative location)
Fees due by November 25 (tentative date)
Chair: Nicole Nale and Lacey Bowen
Assistant:
Contemporary Festival Application
Contemporary Festival Rules and Guidelines
Contemporary Festival Results


Classical & Romantic FestivalClassical & Romantic Music

The 2020 Classical and Romantic Festival will take place February 9 from 1-5pm
Location: Los Angeles Valley College (tentative location)
Fees due by January 20
Chair: Nobuyo Nishizaka
Assistant:
Classical & Romantic Festival Application
Classical & Romantic Festival Rules and Guidelines


Concerto Competition

Auditions for the Concerto Competiton will be March 1 at Keyboard Concepts in Sherman Oaks

Concerto Winners Rehersals - May 5 and May 12

Concerto Winners Concert - May 17

Registration Deadline: February 10

Guidelines for the event include:
1 movement performed at the audition for 3 Judges.
There will be 2 age categories, 1 Junior and 1 Senior.
The students' teacher may accompany them at the audition.
The audition fee will be $50.
Chair: Gillian Smith
Assistant:
View Previous Event Flyer
Concerto Competition Applicaton Form
Concerto Competition Rules and Guidelines (currently being developed)
Results

 

 

Certificate of Merit

March 8, 2020 -  CM for Winds Instruments
Location: Pasadena Music Conservatory
Chair: Denia Bradshaw
Assistant:
Registration Oct.1-31
Fees paid by Nov.5

March 8, 15 & 22 , 2020 -  CM for Piano
Sunday, March 8th at Piano Play
Sunday, March 15th at Piano Play and the home of Meg Falk
Sunday, March 22th at the home of Meg Falk
Chair: Sharon Shaheed
Assistant: Pamela Prasarttongosoth
Registration Oct.1-31
Fees paid by Nov.5

Certificate of Merit

March 29, 2020 -  CM for Strings Instruments
Location: Piano Play Music
Chair: Hillary Smith
Assistant: Christopher Ahn
Registration Oct.1-31
Fees paid by Nov.5

 

Certificate of Merit Rules and Guidelines

For more info please visit the Certificate of Merit page

 

Certifcate of Merit Honors Festival

The 2020 CM Honors Festival will take place on April 19, 11am-8pm
Location: Los Angeles Valley College
Chair - Gillian Smith and Laura Halladay
Assistants:
1st Registration deadline TBA
2nd Registration deadline TBA

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:

Certificate of Merit Honors Festival Rules and Guidelines

 

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 2020 San Fernando East Valley Branch Bach Festival will be March 29, 2:30-5pm (tentative date and time)
Location:  Hollywood Pianos (tentative location)
The fee for a soloist is $35.00. The fee for an ensemble is $60.00 (total).
Fee deadline: March 9 (tentative date)
Chair: TBD
Assistant: Anahit Sevoyan


The 2020 Southern California Junior Bach Regional Festival will be TBA, 9am - 6pm
Location: Hollywood Pianos
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:
http://www.scjbf.org/

Southern California Junior Bach Festival Rules and Guidelines

List of Bach Festival Winners

 

Scholarship Competitions

The 2020 Scholarship Competition will take place on April 26 12 - 5pm
Location: Keyboard Concepts Sherman Oaks
Fees deadline: April 6
Chair: Mark Richman
Assistant: Arisa Ogino
Music Scholarship Competition Application
Scholarship Competition Rules and Guidelines

 

 

Spring Festival- General Recital & Scholarship Winners Concert

The 2020 Spring Festival will take place May 3 from 12-5pm
Location: Pasadena Steinway (tentative location)
Fee $20 per solo student and $25 per student in a piano duet
Fees deadline: April 13
Chair: Dilara Khalilova
Assistant: Janet Kaplan
Spring Festival Rules and Guidelines
List of Scholarship Competition Winners


 

**General Recital registration/fee deadline is the Monday 13 days before the event (postmarked by that day).

*Festival and Competition registration/fee deadline is the Monday 20 days before the event (postmarked by that day).