CELEBRATING 69 YEARS
Musicfest Northwest Annual Festival
Musicfest Northwest Festival Dates
May 11 — May 16, 2014
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Download the 2014 Musicfest Bulletin (PDF)
Corrections to the 2014 Musicfest Bulletin
Class 1C Young Artist Required Music should be:
Piano Concerto #2, First Movement, Rachmaninoff
Voice Division Classes 2 and 3
should have double asterisks **
(indicating they are medal and award classes).
2014 Entry Fee Assistance Waiver Form
Since 1946, the Festival was organized to encourage, develop and improve the performance of young musicians and dancers through professional adjudication and aid young people to study music and the arts. Entrants in the Festival receive an individual written and oral evaluation of their performance by qualified teachers and concert artists. The public is welcome to enjoy over 1,000 performances by varying age and skill levels Sunday through Friday on Gonzaga University campus and learn from the adjudicators' comments and master teaching.
Young Artist Concert - Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Young musicians and dancers on the verge of promising careers will perform movements of popular concerti, operatic arias or a ballet variation. The concert features *Ballet, Brass, Flute, Guitar, Piano, Reed, String and Voice Division winners of the Young Artist Section of Musicfest Northwest held at Gonzaga University earlier in the week. Free admission.
Festival Highlights Concert - Friday, May 16, 2014
This is a chance to hear and see some of the best instrumental, vocal and dance performances from Musicfest Northwest's weeklong festival. Adjudicators from nine Musicfest divisions choose their favorite performers to be highlighted in this special concert. Free admission.