GENERAL Conference Schedule

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

[Thursday, February 1st 8:00 PM – VANATS Board of Directors’ Meeting]

Friday February 2, 2018

7:30                   Registration/check-in begins

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

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

~5:30 PM          Honor’s Recital followed by a break ( heavy hors d’oevres with a cash bar)

(attendees must register and pay in advance on the registration site-  $20/each for hors d’oevres. Cash bar is also available. Please note that there are limited fast dining options around JMU)

8:00 – 9:30 pm   Guest Artist recital – Rod Gilfry and dessert reception

Saturday, February 3, 2018

7:30                  Registration/check-in begins – Concert Hall – Lower Lobby

8:00 – 8:45         MANDATORY TEACHER/ADJUDICATOR MEETING AND MEMBERSHIP MEETING

9:00 – 2:00       Adjudications [Categories 1A – 4B; 15-18]

12:30 – 2:30       Master Class

~3:00- 6:00       Honors Recital

**Please note: ALL TEACHERS MUST ATTEND BOTH MORNING ADJUDICATOR’S MEETINGS FRI & SAT! . ALL TEACHERS MUST ATTEND.**

Specific workshops and schedules for them will be posted at the auditions.  Stay tuned to the VANATS website for further details as we plan for the coming spring conference.

In the event of inclement weather or other circumstances, the VANATS Spring Conference and Student auditions will be canceled only if the policy of the host institution requires it. In all other cases, events will take place as scheduled. Notification will be made to the membership in a timely manner as possible should a cancellation happen. Events will be rescheduled, if possible. If rescheduled, teacher registration fees, student registration fees and substitute judge fees will be transferable to the new date but not refundable.