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WHAT IS GREAT EAST MUSIC FESTIVALS?

Great East Music Festivals is the premier educational music festival series in New England. Great East Music Festivals are incredible music events established by music educators for music educators. The Great East Music Festival experience provides a formative evaluation for your performance as well as a comprehensive clinic which will support your program’s educational goals and objectives. Our standards for this musical and educational experience are of the highest caliber. You can be assured that all of our festivals will satisfy the needs of any vocal or instrumental program.

EVENT STRUCTURE

Great East Music Festivals offers an opportunity for performance in an educational atmosphere. Our events are non-competitive elementary, middle, and high school music festivals and are geared to musical organizations of all sizes, grades and ability levels. Performances can be scheduled for:

  • Concert Band
  • Wind Ensemble
  • Orchestra
  • Jazz Band
  • Concert Choir
  • Select Choir
  • Show Choir
  • Small Ensembles (vocal or instrumental)

Groups of 25 or more will receive a 30 minute instrumental performance/clinic session. Clinics for Jazz Band will last 25 minutes (2 songs) and Vocal, 25 minutes. Smaller groups are allotted less stage time. Performance times allow for set up, performance and clinic. Groups are encouraged to listen to other performances and share experiences with students from different schools.

Our festivals offer an ideal setting for your students to be evaluated. On top of the incredible performance opportunity, your students will participate in a clinic with esteemed adjudicators and educators in the music community. Whatever your group’s level of proficiency, your program will be enhanced by this amazing musical experience.

2017 Fall Festivals

Announcing our Fall Marching Band Festivals!

Band – Percussion – Color Guard

Join us for our first annual Marching Band Festivals,
geared for bands of all ability levels and sizes.

Saturday, October 21st
&
Sunday, October 22nd

Both dates occur during Six Flags Fright Fest!

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Once your group arrives at Six Flags, they will:

Participate in clinics with experienced
marching band and drum corps educators

Mingle with other bands and perform a piece together

March in a parade through Six Flags!

Enjoy free time at the park (open until 11pm Sat. and 9pm Sun.)

Register TODAY!

Registration is $60 per group.
$40 for each participating student.

Download the form here:
2017 Fall Marching Band Festival Form

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Elementary, Middle, and High School Music Festivals

 

Music festivals by music educators, for music educators