MARIMBAFEST 2021: SOLO MARIMBA & ENSEMBLE COMPETITION
Following on from the success of Marimbafest 2019, welcome to MARIMBAFEST 2021, a Marimba and Ensemble Competition!
11 July 2021, 6:00 pm – 17 July 2021, 7:30 pm
UWA Conservatorium of Music, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
About The Event
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Marimbafest 2021 is open to residents of Australia only.
Marimbafest returns to the Conservatorium of Music with a brand new solo marimba and ensemble competition week! Featuring faculty artists Dr Matthew Lau (Hong Kong), Kana Omori (Japan), Stephen Hall and Jaime Esposito from Spectrum Ensemble (USA), Robert Oetomo (NSW), Catherine Betts and Joshua Webster from Kaboom Percussion (WA), Brian Maloney (WA), Paul Tanner (WA) and directed by Adam Tan (WA), this is an event for percussionists of all levels who wish to showcase their performance skills and get valuable feedback in a friendly and positive competition environment.
Marimbafest 2021 week will consist of:
· Two CATEGORIES of competition: SOLO (1 player, solo marimba) and ENSEMBLE (2-10 players, chamber ensemble)
· Two CLASSES of competition: A CLASS (under the age of 18) and OPEN CLASS (all ages)
· All participants receive valuable feedback and can potentially win prizes (last Marimbafest had over $6,000 worth of prizes!)
· Masterclasses for participants all week from the faculty artists covering areas like technique, performance, composition, career and more
· Marimbafest Shop for all your percussion gear needs
SELECT YOUR TICKET
SOLO COMP PARTICIPANT PASS
This ticket gives one (1) person the opportunity to compete as a solo participant in the SOLO category of the competition. If you wish to compete in the ENSEMBLE category as well, please also register for and purchase an ENSEMBLE COMP PARTICIPANT PASS separately.$150.00
ENSEMBLE COMP PARTICIPANT
This ticket gives one (1) person the opportunity to compete as a member of an ensemble in the ENSEMBLE category of the competition. Each member of the ensemble must have their own ticket. If you wish to compete in the SOLO category as well, please also register for and purchase an SOLO COMP PARTICIPANT PASS separately.$90.00