It is with great pleasure that we announce the 16th Queen City Music Fest (QCMF) on April 27, 2024. The Queen City Music Fest is a quality evaluation program with an informal spirit that provides feedback and encouragement for young musicians.  The Queen City Music Fest is open to all Piano students from Kindergarten to 12th Grade.  

Adjudicator preparation will ensure consistent scoring on student performances. The registration deadline TBA.  Registration will open later - please check back! 

Evaluation Process

The adjudication will be based on a 5-Star System and students will receive thorough, educational, informative, meaningful, and constructive feedback.  5 Stars will be awarded to an outstanding performance that exemplifies thorough preparation.   Subsequent stars will be based on areas needing improvement.   A cumulative stars program is in effect and awards will be given at various star levels.   

Student Entry Requirements

Time limit:  6 minutes consisting of no more than 2 pieces

All types of music are welcome

Memorization is optional

Photocopying of music is prohibited

1 Original Copy of the music must be present when the student performs in-person. 

Event Info:

In-Person Only - Piano Only

AM and PM Time Options*

Locations TBA

Check back for more details later!