Achievement Awards Competition: Woodwinds/Brass/Percussion

//Achievement Awards Competition: Woodwinds/Brass/Percussion
Achievement Awards Competition: Woodwinds/Brass/Percussion2018-10-19T13:01:29+00:00

DATE AND PLACE

Saturday, May 11, 2019  8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Location

First Christian Church of Falls Church
6165 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA 22044

DEADLINES

Registration Deadline:  April 11, 2019
All fees are paid online through mtfest.com by this date.

FEES

$32.00.  All fees are nonrefundable.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

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.

CO-CHAIRS

Claire Eichhorn and Nancy Genovese

LEVELS AND TIME LIMITS

Brass/Percussion: (one level)

Brass/Percussion
Grades 9-1210 minutes

Woodwinds:

Woodwinds
Grade 6 and under6 minutes
Grades 7-87 minutes
Grades 9-108 minutes
Grades 11-1210 minutes

REPERTOIRE REQUIREMENTS

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.

ELIGIBILITY

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.

TEACHER GUIDELINES

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

AWARDS

  1st2nd3rd
WoodwindsGrade 6 and underGift Cert.Gift Cert.Gift Cert.
Grades 7-8$100$50$25
Grades 9-10$200$100$50
Grades 11-12$300$150$75
Brass/PercussionGrades 9-12$260$100$50