7 & 8 Festival

Champlain Valley Grade 7 and 8 District III

Serving the students in the 7th & 8th Grade music programs at:

A.D. Lawton School, Browns River Middle School, Camel’s Hump Middle School, Charlotte Central School, Christ the King School, Colchester Middle School, Edmunds Middle School, Essex Middle School, F.H. Tuttle Middle School,

Hinesburg Community School, Hunt Middle School, Lake Champlain Waldorf School, Mater Christi School, St. Francis Xavier School, Shelburne Community School, Williston Central School, Westford School, and Winooski Middle School.

Our Philosophy

The Champlain Valley Grade 7 and 8 District III Music Festival’s purpose is to support a quality musical experience outside of our home schools by offering participation in balanced music performing groups.

The Festival will be open to 7th & 8th grade students from participating schools’ performing groups.

Band Auditions for 2020 Festival

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Colchester Middle School 

9:00 a.m.

2020 Festival Conductors

Band – 

Strings –  ANNE DECKER

Chorus – 





Jazz Festival Rehearsal & Concert
Date: NOVEMBER 8, 2019
Rehearsals beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Concert: 6:30 p.m.
Middle School Festival Rehearsals & Concert
January 31 and February 1, 2020
Location: TBDbr/> Concert: 2/1/20. 2:00 p.m.
2019 High School Band Festival Rehearsals & Concert
Date: TBD
Location: TBD
Concert: Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
2020 High School Choral Festival Rehearsals & Concert
Date: February 7-8, 2020
Location: TBD
Concert: Saturday at 2:00 p.m.