This festival highlights talented 10-12th graders from schools throughout Western New York. Students perform an audition in January and are selected based on their performance. This festival is one of four that take place during the month of March.
There are THREE separate concerts:
Chorus- 1:30 p.m.
Band- 2:30 p.m.
Symphony Orchestra- 3:30 p.m.
ECMEA selects conductors with the primary goal of enriching each student’s artistic development. Conductors are chosen from highly respected local programs, nationally recognized collegiate programs, and the ranks of professional conductors.