Jazz Festival

DATE AND PLACE

Saturday, February 24, 2018 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Jordan Kitt’s Music
8500 Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA  22031
REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Register students via email to Katherine Niemann by Feb. 1. Include student names, instrument, years of music study, and the title and composer/artist of pieces they are performing. Indicate if students are improvising or if they’ve transcribed or arranged the piece themselves.
POSTMARK DEADLINE
February 1, 2018. Send one check per studio, payable to NVMTA to:
Katherine Niemann, 4316 Still Meadow Rd., Fairfax, VA  22032
FEE
$20.00 per student. All fees are nonrefundable.
CHAIR
Katherine Niemann  katherine.niemann@gmail.com
REPERTOIRE GUIDELINES
Performers can perform 1-2 tunes from the following options:
1. A jazz standard with improvisation. 
2. A personal or published transcription from a recording.
3. A published composition in jazz style.
4. A personal or published jazz arrangement of a jazz standard.
FORMAT
Students arrive at their assigned time and listen to each other perform in recital format. A guest artist will offer verbal comments on performances. There may be multiple recital times of 1 and 3 pm depending on the number of students participating. If only 10-15 students register, all will meet at 1 pm.
TEACHER GUIDELINES
All teachers entering students in this event are invited to come and participate.