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Humboldt County Office of Education: All County Music Festival

Students at the 2017 All County Music Festival

All County Music Festival

All County Music Festival LogoA special event in which exceptional music students in 6th grade through high school from schools throughout Humboldt and Del Norte counties are invited to perform together in one evening. In support of the North Coast Section of the California Music Educators Association, the evening features Junior and Senior Choirs and Bands, as well as a Junior String Orchestra. Local and guest conductors direct the students, who are able to practice together for the first time the previous day.

Music Travel Scholarship Information

The Rising Stars Foundation supports local students who earn the opportunity to perform at regional and state festivals. Students eligible to participate in the following professional Music Educators Associations’ sponsored events will be considered for scholarships during the year:

  • ACDA Coastal Region Honor Choir
  • Nor Cal Honor Band and Choir
  • CASMEC/ACDA/CODA Honor Ensembles (Sr. High Band, Choir, Orchestra, and Jazz Band; Jr. High Band, Choir, and Orchestra)

The application is available for download here. The Foundation will consider scholarships for such student expenses as meals, transportation, hotel, and registration fees. Completed applications must be received no later than 15 days prior to the event. Applications cannot be accepted after the event occurs.

Consideration will also be made for festivals not associated with CMEA that promote excellence.

For more information, please contact Olivia Kernen at 707-445-7007 or Thank you for your interest in excellence in music in our students!