Maryland State Music Teachers Spring Festival: Piano Solo University of Maryland Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
May 5, 2018
Activities/Competition Information is located in the 2017-2018 Activities Google File Audition/Exam/Competition days and times will be found in the 2017-2018 Activities Google File If you are allowed to request a participation time, this will be clearly stated on our website on the event's information page. A studiowide email will alert you when times for specific events are posted. This information will be posted as soon as I receive it. Specific activity information is located on our studio website on the scroll down menu under the ACTIVITIES main heading. If you need an adjudication sheet one will be given to you at the lesson preceding the event. Otherwise, no sheet is required. If the student is to take a judging sheet that information will be included in the activitie's page on the studio website. Make certain that you check ONE MONTH before any activity to ensure you have original copies of music being performed Without a Photocopy release form (available only for unpublished music) photocopies are never allowed at events, and results in disqualification. Late arrival results in disqualification Failure to perform the repertoire listed on the program/judging sheet/judging application results in disqualification. Leaving before the assigned performance group results in disqualification Arguing/complaining to the event chairman results in disqualification Disputing results or interchanges with event judges results in disqualification As representatives of our studio, please be so kind to read the Performance Guidelines found in the online handbook.
Students age 6 and above as of the date of the event -- through 12 grade
Ages 6-9 2 contrasting pieces performance : time limit of 4 minutes Ages 10-11 2 pieces from different periods : time limit of 5 minutes Ages 12-13 2 pieces from different periods : time limit of 6 minutes Ages 14-15 2 pieces from different periods : time limit of 8 minutes Ages 16-18 2 pieces from different periods : time limit of 10 minutes
RULES: 1. Last year's winners may enter competitively. 2. Students must perform from memory. 3. A published copy of the music must be presented to the judge. Measures must be numbered. Students without music will not be eligible for an award. Those presenting photocopied music must submit the appropriate form to the Chair prior to the performance. 4. Age is determined as of the day of the event. 5. All compositions must be original--no arrangements, excerpts or unauthorized transcriptions may be submitted. 6. Time limits will be strictly enforced. 7. Repertoire may not be changed after the deadline. 8. STUDENTS MUST STAY FOR THE ENTIRE RECITAL IN ORDER TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR AN AWARD. Please plan accordingly.
Marjorie Lee Piano Studio
Teaching Piano in Vienna VA. Since 1976
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