Bach Festival

ABOUT

Branch recitals are held annually to encourage and study the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. Outstanding students are chosen to perform in the Southern California Junior Bach Festival. The recitals are open to keyboard, instrumental and vocal students. This festival is adjudicated.

CONTINUING IN 2020 : Each teacher will be asked to pay a $10 teacher fee to access the scjbf.org student registration system. This money will be used to defray costs for the maintenance of the website.

CONTINUING IN 2020: Selections from the Anna Magdalena Bach Notebook, Anhang #113-132. Students who wish to participate in the branch festival and receive comments only.

ONLINE REGISTRATION OPENS: Sunday, December 1, 2019
BRANCH APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, February 14, 2020

OC BRANCH FESTIVAL: March 21, 2020

LOCATION: Salmon Recital Hall, Chapman University

REGION VI FESTIVAL: Saturday, May 30, 2020

LOCATION: Salmon Recital Hall, Chapman University

COMPLETE WORKS

COMPLETE WORKS AUDITION: Sunday, October 6, 2019, 8:30AM – 5:00PM 
COMPLETE WORKS AUDITION AWARDS RECITAL: Saturday, October 19, 2019

OTHER EVENTS

Performers and Auditors welcome. See the application forms for details.
BACH LECTURE and MASTER CLASSES: WILLIAM WELLBRON, KEYBOARD.
Sunday, January 20, 2019, Noon-2:00pm

STRINGS MASTER CLASS: KEN AISO, VIOLIN/VIOLA.
Sunday, January 20, 2019, 2:30-4:30pm

Eligibility: Those students that were selected and performed at the Regional Festivals.
MASTERCLASS LOCATION: Loyola Marymount University, Murphy Recital Hall
All-Branch Regional Strings Festival: TBD, Pasadena City College, Westerbeck Hall.

All-Branch Regional Winds/Voice Festival: May, 3, 2020.  Citrus College, 1000 W. Foothill Bl., Glendora 91741

See: “Special Announcement” at scjbf.org.

Please check “Event Schedule” for updates.

ORGANIZER(S)

Susan Bana, Chair
e: [ email ]
t: 714-974-9492

View Upcoming Calendar
  • Sun
    19
    Jan
    2020
    2:30 - 4:30 pmLoyola Marymount University, Murphy Recital Hall

    Violin/Viola Master Class
    Ken Aiso

    Master Class performance is open to any Violin or Viola Performer at
    the SCJBF All Branch String Festival. Students may perform any Bach Work.
    No refund of performer fee after student has been selected to perform.
    Entry Fee $50 - Application deadline postmark, December 15, 2019

    We invite you to attend the Keyboard and Violin Master Classes as an auditor.
    Costs for pre-registration are $20 for adults and $10 for students (with student I.D.)
    Faculty and Students of LMU may attend Free. Adults paying at the door will be charged $30.
    Pre-registration applications deadline postmark, January 15, 2020.

    Registration Form Aiso String Master Class

  • Sun
    19
    Jan
    2020
    12 noon - 2:00 pmLoyola Marymount University, Murphy Recital Hall

    With Dr. William Wellborn.

    Master Class performance is open to any Keyboard Regional Performer.
    Students may perform any Bach Work except Anna Magdalena Notebook.
    No refund of performer fee after student has been selected to perform.
    Entry Fee: $50
    Application deadline: Postmark, December 15, 2019

    We invite you to attend the Keyboard and Violin Master Classes as an auditor.

    Costs for pre-registration are $20 for adults and $10 for students (with student I.D.)
    Faculty and Students of LMU may attend Free. Adults paying at the door will be charged $30.
    Pre-registration applications deadline: Postmark, January 15, 2020.

    Registration Form Wellborn Keyboard Master Class

REGISTRATION

Click here to register.

To Sign up to participate or audit the Master Classes, click below for the appropriate Master Class.

William Wellborn Keyboard Master Class

Ken Aiso Violin/Viola Master Class

FEES

Student: $35
Teacher Non-Involvement: $30 *
Mail to: Susan Bana, 2804 N. Kingsgate Dr., Orange, CA 92867

Deadline: Friday, February 14, 2020

* Checks payable to MTAC Orange County Branch (memo: Bach Festival)
* From teacher’s checking account (not parents’)
* Include a copy of the registration report