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The Young Musicians Festival is a non-competitive performance event for school-aged music students. It is held annually under the auspices of The Schubert Club of Fairfield County, Inc., a nonprofit organization promoting music education in the community. The Festival Committee, a department of The Schubert Club, and the volunteer services of more than one hundred private music teachers in the area make this event possible. The piano festival held at Fairfield University involves more than 1300 student participants.

Today is: Wednesday, September 02, 2015
This page was last modified on January 23, 2015.

2015 Young Musicians Festival Schedule
Deadline for piano applications is January 31, 2015

Deadline for voice applications is January 10, 2015

Deadline for composition applications is March 7, 2015

Online Applications
If you encounter an error while entering an application using the online process, an email containing the details of the error will be sent to Steven Janofsky.

Steven will send an email to the individual that encountered the error asking for details that led to this error. If you are entering applications on behalf of a teacher, please send an email to Steven stating the teacher name and email address and what steps you were attempting that led up to the error.

If you don't have a teacher account, please email sjanofsky@optonline.net.

You may address e-mail questions to the registrar or write directly to any of the people listed below.

Festival Information
Description Location Festival Date Festival Time
Piano Festival Fairfield University March 7, 8, 14, 15 2015 All Day
Harp Festival Emmanuel Episcopal Church
285 Lyons Plain Road
Weston, CT
Sunday, March 29, 2015 1-5
Voice Festival The Stanwich School
257 Stanwich Road
Greenwich, CT
January 31, 2015
February 1, 2015
Composition Event March 7, 2015

Festival Chairperson(s) Telephone E-Mail Address
Piano Festival Jill Telesco 203-561-9905
Harp Festival Wendy Kerner 203-554-0267 WKLHarp@gmail.com
Voice Festival Caroline Worra
Diane LaSala

Composition Event James Kessler 914-843-3650 composition@jameskesslermusic.com

Maps and Directions
Location Maps Directions
Fairfield University Click here for a zoomable/printable map Written directions are here
Stanwich School Click here for a map Written directions are here
New Canaan Library Click here for a map

Letters and Forms
Item Date Uploaded Click to View/Download a PDF version
Cover Letter to Teachers 12/8/2014 PDF
Parents Letters 12/8/2014 PDF
Teacher Registration Form 12/8/2014 PDF
Teacher Registration Form Page 2 12/8/2014 PDF

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