NEMFA Festival Sponsors
Click on any of the questions below for more information about becoming a Sponsor and supporting a participating student. Feel free to email Steffan Parker with any questions!
What is a NEMFA Sponsor?
A NEMFA Sponsor is a Parent, Band Director, Private Lessons Teacher, Guardian, etc. who is willing to register and accompany students throughout both the Solo and Ensemble Festival and Concert Festival Process. A student will not be allowed to register or participate without a Sponsor.
How do I become a Sponsor?
Click on Register Students Button on the Solo and Ensemble Festival Page and use the GUEST login
Read the info on the 'First Time Here This Year' page and click on the Register as a New England Sponsor button to begin the entry process.
How do I register a student for the Concert Festival?
The online adjudication results site is now offline and has been replaced by the Alternate Acceptance site.
Click on the Concert Festival Acceptance tab to view the listing of your accepted students and their ensemble & seat (or voice part).
Next to each student's name, enter their acceptance information (Yes or No to the acceptance, Yes or No to whether they will need host housing in Gilford, and their height for chorus students) - Click on the UPDATE THIS INFORMATION button in the lower left to submit that information.
Once your acceptance information is complete, click on the Concert Festival Invoice tab to view your acceptance information and printout your Festival Invoice to send with payment by the same deadline.
Your signature and that of your administrator (if appropriate) is required on the invoice prior to mailing
What is a sponsors responsibility for the Solo and Ensemble Festival?
A reminder that you need to provide a copy of your music for the adjudicator. It can be a photocopy as long as the original is being used by the performers (both the soloist and the accompanist must perform from memory or an original).