H.S. Concert Band Festival, 2/13/09

A festival primarily for high school bands, but individuals may participate as well. Hear performances by high school bands, the MSU Wind Symphony with soloists from our renowned faculty, and an open rehearsal of the MSU Symphonic Band.

Enjoy a masterclass (bring your instrument) with one of our artist faculty including the members of the New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, and others from the world's great musical institutions. Also receive advice on audition techniques, career methodology, and listening skills. (Participants may also schedule a tour of the campus during the day).

Contact: Dr. Thomas McCauley, Director of University Bands mccauleyt@mail.montclair.edu>

Other opportunities: Prospective students may also make an individual appointment and schedule their day according to their interests and faculty availability. Visit classes, sit in on rehearsals, attend concerts, ask questions, tour the campus. The John J. Cali School of Music presents more than 100 daytime and evening concerts by students, faculty, and visiting guest artists from around the world. For an up-to-date listing, visit the
events webpage at