Festival Registration

MMEA 2023 All State Festival Registration

All State Festival Registration
January 23 -- Festival Registration opens for 4 DAYS ONLY.
January 26 -- Festival Registration closes at midnight
February 10 -- Payment and all signed forms are due to Noreen Burdett. Please mail AND email Noreen Burdett at ndiamondbu@gmail.com a signed Festival Principal Form and copy of payment method so that we can assure participation.

Fees -- 2023 All State Festival Registration Fee: $235.00

Please use the links below to access these important items relating to the All-State Festival.
2023 All State Festival Information Packet
• 2023 All State Festival Final Instructions
* 2023 Student Contract and Medical Form
2023 School Chaperone Form


Festival Schedule

Friday, March 3, 2023: Rehearsal Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center in Westford, MA
Students dress in comfortable school clothes
7:00am - Directors/Chaperones will register students at Concert Registration in the lobby of the hotel. Students will proceed to their rehearsal room.
• Symphonic Band: Westford Regency I
• Orchestra: Westford Regency III
• Chorus: Westford Regency Ballroom
• Jazz Band: Westford Regency Salem Room

8:30 am - Rehearsals begin. Breaks and lunches will be staggered to provide as much distancing as possible.
5:30 pm - Rehearsals end

Saturday, March 4, 2023: DRESS REHEARSAL/CONCERT
Symphony Hall, Boston
Students dress in CONCERT ATTIRE

7:30am-8:30am: Student check in. Symphonic Band reports directly to the stage.

Dress Rehearsal Order Concert Order
Welcome (12:45-12:55pm)
Symphonic Band (8:30-9:15am) Chorus (1:00-1:30pm)
Orchestra (9:30-10:15am) Jazz Band (1:30-2:00pm)
Jazz Band (10:30-11:15am) Orchestra (2:00-2:30pm)
Chorus (11:30-12:15pm) Symphonic Band (2:30-3:00pm)

All State Concert

March 4, 2023
Symphony Hall, Boston

Concert Tickets, Recordings and Photographs

This year, tickets to the concert will only be available for purchase through the Symphony Hall Box Office at www.bso.org or by calling 1-888-266-1200.
No tickets will be available for students to purchase on site at the All-State Festival rehearsal. All ticket sales MUST be done through the Symphony Hall Box Office in advance, or at the doors on Saturday, March 4th.
Recordings and Photographs can be purchased on site at Symphony Hall from McIver Recording. Fill out the order form here and bring it with you to Symphony Hall.







Massachusetts Music Educators Association

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Michael LaCava
Interim Executive Director
PO Box 920004
Needham, MA 02492