Orillia Kiwanis Music Festival 2018

The tentative schedule for the 2018 Festival is as follows:

Dates: Week of Monday, April 30th, 2018
Venue: St. Paul’s Centre, Sanctuary

Adjudicator: Sharon Fitzsimmins
Division Contact:Mayumi Kumagai (705-326-7548) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please be sure to read all the rules and regulations at the beginning of the syllabus. Also note the following:

  • The ‘Early-Bird’ deadline is January 15th. The final deadline for entries in this division is January 31st.
  • Conductors are asked to be prepared to announce the title and composer of their selected pieces.
  • Memorization is not expected in these classes.
  • Participation is limited to amateur ensembles only.
  • Each ensemble should contain no fewer than six players, unless otherwise noted. (Please indicate the approximate number of players in the ensemble or band on the entry form.)
  • The time limit for each performing group is ten minutes of music.
  • A copy of the complete original score must be given to the session secretary for the adjudicator’s use. The first bar of each line of the score should be numbered.
  • Workshop classes consist of a 15-minute session with the adjudicator. Workshops are only open to groups who have entered at least one other Community Ensembles class in our 2017 Festival.
  • The adjudicator may recommend one ensemble or band to represent the Orillia Festival at the Ontario Provincial Music Festival. For more information regarding the criteria for possible recommendation, visit the Ontario Music Festivals Association website: www.omfa.info

By federal law, photocopying of music is illegal. Photocopies of copyrighted music will not be accepted by the session secretaries.

Music that has been downloaded from the Internet must indicate that it has been legally downloaded.

 The Test Piece in all of the following classes will be the participating group’s “Own Choice”.

Small Ensembles (maximum of 20 players)
Class   Early FeeFee
CBS-Y Concert Band -Youth $34 $37
CBS-A Concert Band - Adult $36 $39
SBS-Y Stage Band - Youth $34 $37
SBS-A Stage Band - Adult $36 $39
OS-Y Orchestra - Youth $34 $37
OS-A Orchestra - Adult $36 $39
SE-W Small Ensemble Workshop $39 $42



Family Ensembles (2 or more players)
No marks or standings will be awarded in this class.
Class   Early FeeFee
IM-F All players from the same immediate family $20 $23
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