2023 Festival Info

Please note: additional details will be added closer to the event. 


  • The Festival provides students an opportunity to receive encouraging comments from judges, as well as the opportunity to perform live in a non-competitive environment. 
  • Performance categories by age and instrument.
  • Video submission.
  • Live recital for all participants.


  • Open to all ages and instruments, including voice and piano duet.
  • Participation via video recording or live auditions. 
  • Memorization is not required for the Festival.

Deadlines and Dates

  • Application and video submission deadline: April 20, 2023.
  • Recital fee submission deadline: May 5, 2023.
  • Winners Recital: May 14 in Andover, MA.


  • Application Fees: $60.
  • Recital Fee: $85 (solo and duet).

Participant Recognition

  • All Festival Participants will receive a Certificate of Participation and detailed judges’ comments.

Live Recital

  • All participants will be invited to perform in the live recital.
  • Recital performance fee applies; free admission.


  • Age up to 12: 1-2 contrasting compositions, up to 4 minutes total.
  • Ages 13-15: 1-2 contrasting compositions, up to 6 minutes total.
  • Ages 16+: 1-2 contrasting compositions, up to 8 minutes total.
  • Additional details to follow.
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