CONNECTICUT MUSIC EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION

Southern Region High School Festival

Audition Information

Auditions: Nov 19, 2022. 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.

Audition Registration closes October 28, 2022 **
Audition Fee: $20 (Postmarked by 11/11/22)

**Late registrations will not be accepted under any circumstance. Audition registration closes October 28th.

Festival Information

January 13-14, 2023

Maloney High School
121 Gravel Street
Meriden, CT

A single download mp3 recording of the concert will be emailed to participants via the email in their Family ID account within the next few weeks.

Festival Acceptance December 9, 2022
Festival Fee: $35 (Postmarked by 12/16/22)

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

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Ticket Information 

General Admission $12. (+ s.c.)

  • There are two separate concerts.
  • Payment is by credit card only.
  • No tickets will be sold at the door.

Concert Times
Choirs & Jazz 3:00 pm
Band & Orchestra 5:00 pm

HARP Auditions: All MS and HS harp region auditions will take place together on one day at the Southern Region HS Auditions, on November 21 at Joseph A. Foran High School, Milford. Teachers should register harp students in their own regions as they do all other students. MS teachers please note that MS harp students must be registered on CTFest by October 23, in order to create the SRHS schedule.

Committee Members

Southern Region Co-Director

Jaminda Blackmon

Southern Region Co-Director

Brian Cyr

HS Audition Scheduler

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Festival Chair

Brian Cyr

Band Chair

Dunata Luppacchino

Audition Chair

Claire Picard

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Mixed Choir Co-Chairs

Erika Schroth & Kelly Jones

Treble Choir Chair

Kendra Henderson

Jazz Band Co-Chairs

matthew.chasen@new-haven.k12.ct.us

Orchestra Co-Chairs

John Gage & Taralyn Bulyk

Conductors

Concert Band

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Orchestra

TBA

Mixed Chorus

TBA

Treble Chorus

TBA

Jazz Ensemble

TBA

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.

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