Eastern Region Middle School Festival
Auditions for region festivals during the 2021-22 school year will be held virtually through the CTFest Audition platform which will open for teachers in August. A completed school association fee (SAF) form and payment must be received, and teachers’ individual CMEA/NAfME memberships must be current in order to register students for auditions.
Though region auditions are once again virtual, CMEA is planning to hold the region festivals in-person and also, hold the All-State auditions in- person.
Audition Registration closes November 23, 2021 **
Last Day to upload videos is December 4, 2021
Audition Fee: $10 (Postmarked by 12/4/21)
**Late registrations will not be accepted under any circumstance. Audition registration closes November 23rd, however teachers may continue to upload videos past that date for previously registered students until December 4th.
March 4-5, 2022 (snow dates 3/11-12)
Enfield High School
1264 Enfield Street
Enfield CT 06082
General Admission: $12. (+s.c.)
Due to limitations during the pandemic:
- A limit of two tickets per performer may be purchased.
- All audience members must wear a mask.
- There are two separate concerts.
- Payment is by credit card only.
- No tickets will be sold at the door.
Band & Orchestra 2:00 pm
Choirs & Jazz 4:30 pm
Festival Acceptance by January 7, 2022
Festival Fee: $25 (Postmarked by 1/28/22)
Family ID completion by February 4, 2022
Festival Participants must complete the required health form and contract through FamilyID by February 4. Parents or Guardians may access the forms by clicking on the button below.
Eastern Region Director
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Mixed Choir Chair
Treble Choir Chair
Teacher’s Guide to CTFest Videos
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.