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Department of Music
Phone: (509) 963-1216
Fax: (509) 963-1239

Music Festivals and Camps Offered at CWU

Throughout the year, the CWU Department of Music is host to a number of diverse music festivals and camps, which serve to promote a higher level of music education in the state of Washington.

These gatherings offer participating students and school groups the opportunity to perform for and with professionals who offer clinics, adjudications, and concerts. The students also are able to meet other groups from around the state and hear performances by CWU music ensembles. If you are a music educator please note the festival dates and coordinators as listed below.

2021-22 Academic Year

November, 2021 Regional Division National Trumpet Competition  & Trumpet Fest
For more information contact: John Harbaugh

November 16-17, 2021 Fall Choral Classic Festival
For more information contact: Gary Weidenaar

December, 2021 Chamber Music Festival
For more information contact: Yerin Kim

March 3-5, 2022 Wind Ensemble Festival
For more information contact: Paul Bain

March 10-11, 2022 Orchestra Festival
For more information contact: Nikolas Caoile

April 29-30, 2022 WMEA State Solo and Ensemble Competition
For more information contact the WMEA.

May 6-7, 2022 John Moawad Invitational Jazz Festival
For more information contact: Chris Bruya

July 2022  Summer Band Camps
For more information contact: Paul Bain

July 2022 (tentative): CWU "Sounds of Summer" Percussion Camp
For more information contact: Mark Goodenberger

Summer 2022 Tacoma Youth Symphony Summer Orchestra Festival
For more information contact: Tacoma Youth Symphony

November 2023 Central Cello Celebration
for more information contact: John Michel


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