Purpose - To promote study, stimulate interest in American and world music literature, and encourage each participant to reach a high standard of musical achievement. This festival is not a competitive event, but an opportunity to perform and receive evaluation.
Details - Students must perform one of the required compositions plus one choice composition memorized. Entrants receive comment sheets, certificates and points based on their level of performance. Gold Cups are awarded after a certain number of points are accrued. (3 years of superiors - 1st tier Gold Cup)
There are two judges and an audience of other students who will also perform and their families.
This event is run by Springfield Music Club.