Festival Mission Statement:

  • To provide an opportunity for students and educators from across North America to meet and to demonstrate and share their musical achievements and creativity
  • To assist your group in learning about the culture, philosophy and music of China
  • To foster and promote a lifelong interest in music from other cultures
  • To provide excellent performance examples which groups can strive to emulate
  • To provide a festival that is student and director centered
  • To evaluate and reflect on musical achievement and creativity in a constructive and educationally focused way
  • To provide a workshop-type environment so that students and directors can learn and improve by participating, listening and interacting