CONNECTICUT MUSIC EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION

All-State Festival

Audition Information:
All-State Auditions will be virtual.
Audition Fee $25 (Postmarked by 1/22/22)

Audition Registration closes January 12, 2022. You must confirm your student for an All-State audition by checking “YES” on the All-State link on your CTFest dashboard before this deadline in order for the platform to add their name to the audition schedule.

Video Upload Due by 8 pm on February 5  Teachers- Please “proof”  your student’s video after upload by clicking on the camera icon to see if the upload was successful.  Do not let your device go into sleep mode during the upload and if uploading several videos, clear your device’s cache from time to time in between uploads.

Scores will be published and ensembles announced during the week of Feb 13.

Festival Information:
March 31-April 2, 2022
CT Convention Center
100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103

Festival Acceptance by February 18, 2022
Festival Fee: $445 (Postmarked by 3/1/22)
Concert Ticket: $25 (admits to both concerts)

ORDER ALL STATE CONCERT TICKETS HERE

Pre-orders are accepted until March 22. Credit Card only. Tickets will also be sold at the door

Committee Members

Festival Chair

Michael Breaux

Head Chaperone

Jennifer Crooks

Orchestra Co-Chair

Carrie Masacaro

Orchestra Co-Chair

Susannah Bryan

Jazz Co-Chair

James Antonucci

Band Co-Chair

Anthony Pandolfe

Band Co-Chair

Philip Giampietro

Jazz Co-Chair

Andrew Lefebvre

Mixed Choir Co-Chair

Matthew Harrison

Mixed Choir Co-Chair

Amanda Hanzlik

Equipment Co-Manager

Larry Shea

Treble Choir Co-Chair

TBD

Treble Choir Co-Chair

TBD

Equipment Co-Manager

TBD

Conductors

Concert Band

Vu Nguyen

Orchestra

Gerardo Edelstein

Mixed Chorus

Jeffrey Douma

Treble Chorus

Tesfa Wondemagegnehu

Jazz Ensemble

Justin DiCioccio

CMEA Copyright Policy

CMEA expects all students participating in the audition process to abide by all copyright laws. Students must have an original piece of music, a digitally purchased copy w/receipt, a public domain copy, or perform from memory. With the exception of students performing from memory, students auditioning without an acceptable copy of music may be disqualified from festival participation.

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