DATE AND PLACE
Saturday, May 13, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Registration Deadline: April 13, 2017
All fees are paid online through mtfest.com by this date.
$32.00. All fees are nonrefundable.
1. Please register at mtfest.com
2. Pay fee online through mtfest.com. Click on Billing, then click on the $ next to the event. Pay with Visa or Mastercard. After payment is made, you may print a copy of the invoice for your records. You do not need to mail anything to the Chair.
LEVELS AND TIME LIMITS
Brass/Percussion: (one level)
|Grades 9-12||10 minutes|
|Grade 6 and under||6 minutes|
|Grades 7-8||7 minutes|
|Grades 9-10||8 minutes|
|Grades 11-12||10 minutes|
Selection(s) or movement(s) displaying contrasting styles or tempi.
Memorization is most acceptable, but not required.
Here is a list of repertoire used in 2014 which you may download as a spreadsheet for your reference: Repertoire for Winds Achievement Awards 2014
NVMTA supports the use of published musical scores. If a photocopy must be used, the NVMTA Copyright Release Form, signed by a parent or teacher, must be submitted to the chairman by email or postmarked at least one week prior to the event. Please submit this form also for music purchased or downloaded from the internet. Students using photocopies (or anything resembling a photocopy) either for themselves or the judges, without having provided the Copyright Release Form by this deadline, may play for comments but will not be eligible to compete.
Previous first-place winners may not compete again in the same level, but with chairman’s consent, may compete in a higher level. Students must be taught lessons in person in Northern Virginia.
Student must provide accompanist, if needed.
Please provide one published score with all measures numbered, and which must not bear the student’s or teacher’s name.
Teachers must agree to abide by the Rules for Competitive Events
|Grade 6 and under||Gift certificates from Music and Arts for all prizes|