All-State Festival

Audition Information:

Audition Date – February 3, 2024 (snow date Feb 10, 2024)
Audition Site – North Haven HS
221 Elm St
North Haven, CT, 06473

Audition Fee – $25


Festival Information:
April 4-April 6, 2024
CT Convention Center
100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103

Jazz/Choirs Concert – 1pm

Band/Orchestra Concert – 4pm

Festival Fee TBD

Acceptance deadline for the festival is February 17, 2024.


Payments should be postmarked by March 1, 2024.

General Admission: $27
Children under 6 are free (no ticket required)
Payment is by credit card only. There are no physical tickets.

Concert Times
1:00 pm
3:30 pm

Doors will open 1/2 hour before each concert

Festival Participants must complete the required health form and contract  through FamilyID by MARCH 1, 2024Parents or Guardians may access the  forms by clicking on the button below.

Payments postmarked by March 1, 2024.

IMPORTANT:  The region festival form you completed does not suffice, you must complete a new form for the All-State Festival.

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Committee Members

Festival Co-Chair

Mindy Shilansky

Festival co-Chair

Jonah Garcia

Festival Co-Chair

Brian Crook

Jazz Co-Chair

James Antonucci

Orchestra Co-Chair

Carrie Masacaro

Orchestra Co-Chair

Susannah Bryan

Jazz Co-Chair

Rachel Antonucci

Band Co-Chair

Philip Giampietro

Band Co-Chair

Mixed Choir Chair

Marinne Cheney

Treble Choir Chair

Sarah Gleason

Choirs Coordinator

Amanda Hanzlik

Treble Choir Co-Chair


Jazz Co-Chair

James Antonucci

Jazz Co-Chair

Rachel Antonucci

Treble Choir Co-Chair


Equipment Co-Manager

Larry Shea

Equipment Co-Manager

Justin Daly


Click on the conductor names to read more about them.

Concert Band

Jazz Ensemble


Mixed Chorus

Treble Chorus

Forms / Links


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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.