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Georgian Bay Regional MusicFest - 2018 Fact Sheet

Dates: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 to Friday, March 2, 2018
Location: Collingwood Collegiate Institute
6 Cameron St.
Collingwood, Ontario
L9Y 2J2
Entry Fees: $250.00 initial entry for any school or group
$200.00 for each additional ensemble
Entry Deadline: None specifically, however when we run out of available time slots, then an effective deadline will have been reached. Again, remember that this will be a first come, first serve process with the preference given to those who are requesting tickets for one of the Humber College performances.
National Rules: National rules and regulations will apply at this festival. For a complete list of rules, regulations and appropriate test pieces for concert bands, please visit MusicFest Canada
Advancement: Groups that receive a GOLD standing or “High Silver” (Silver with National Invitation) will receive an invitation to MusicFest "The Nationals" Festival which will be hosted Niagara Falls, Ontario May 14th - 19th, 2017. The festival coordinators will have the option to refuse giving an invitation if an ensemble is judged to have been in violation of festival rules and regulations.
Honour Regcognition: All participating Ensemble Directors will be given the option of recommending an Honour Candidate from each Ensemble participating at MusicFest Georgian Bay (this request from us will come in a future mailing). Each student accorded “Honour Recognition” will receive an honour certificate, presented immediately following the Ensemble’s performance.
Clinics: Each ensemble will receive a clinic with one of the Clinicians immediately following their performance. In addition to the clinic you will receive written and oral feedback through an audio recording of your performance. This recording will be emailed to you directly following your performance.