GENERAL Conference Schedule

VANATS 2018 Spring Auditions and Conference at James Madison University– General Schedule

 Friday February 2, 2018

  • 7:30 AM                  Registration/check-in begins

Forbes Center – Upstairs Lobby

  • 8:00 – 8:45 AM        MANDATORY TEACHER/ADJUDICATOR MEETING

Forbes Center Recital Hall

  • 9:00 – 5:00        Adjudications [Categories 5A – 14]

Music Building and Forbes Center

  • 5:15 PM                        Day 1 Honor’s Recital & Superlative Awards

Forbes Center Concert Hall

  • 7:00 PM Cash Bar and Hors d’oeuvres Reception

Forbes Center – Upstairs Lobby

(Prepaid reservation required.)

8:00 PM               Welcome address from JMU Provost, Dr. Heather Coltman

Guest Artist Recital, Rod Gilfry, baritone

Forbes Center Concert Hall

(No reservations required.)

  • 9:30 PM Post-Recital Dessert Reception

Forbes Center Concert Hall

(Part of prepaid Reception Requirement)

Saturday, February 3, 2018

  • 7:30 AM                Registration/check-in begins

Forbes Center – Upstairs Lobby

  • 8:00 – 8:45 AM        MANDATORY TEACHER/ADJUDICATOR &                                  MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Forbes Center – Recital Hall

  • 9:00-2:30 PM Adjudications [Categories 1A – 4B; 15-17]

Music Building Forbes Center

  • 1:30 – 3:00 PM      Master Class with Guest Artist Rod Gilfry

Forbes Center – Concert Hall

(All welcome. No reservations needed.)

  • 3:30-5:30 PM               Day 2 Honors Recital & Superlative Awards

Forbes Center Concert Hall

***ALL teachers MUST attend BOTH morning adjudicators’ meetings on Friday AND Saturday. Poster Presentations will be on-going both days in the Forbes Center – Upstairs Lobby.

The Music Source will be our in-house music vendor both days of the Conference.  Forbes 1115.

The Hospitality Room is Forbes 1115.