ERIE COUNTY Music Educators Association

"The arts are an essential element of education...[they] unlock profound human understanding and accomplishment." —W. Bennett


Here our ECMEA members post concerts/events at their schools which may be of interest to the public.

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Amherst Chamber Ensembles Concert
Sunday, September 23rd, 2018, 3:00 pm
Trinity United Methodist Church of Amherst
711 Niagara Falls Blvd. ( near Longmeadow)
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Mountstock Battle of the Bands
Saturday, October 6th, 2018, 6:00 pm
Mount Saint Mary Academy
3756 Delaware Ave., Kenmore, NY 14217
Event Description



• Bands must have 3-8 members in order to compete
• Absolutely NO lip-synching or tracking vocals
• Bands must complete a registration form and audition for Mountstock. (Top 6 Bands play)
• You will be notified if your band has been chosen to play Mountstock 2018
• Top 6 Bands must also perform an additional gig at a venue TBD in order to collect your prize
• Band members must be between 13 and 19 years of age
• Each band may perform up to 20 minutes worth of music
• All Bands must bring their own instruments
• Amplifiers and drum set is provided for each band
• Professional sound and lights will be provided for each band
• Each band must be able to set up and tear down in 10 minutes
• Management and/or judges have the right to disqualify a band at discretion due to misconduct.
Foul language, inappropriate or controversial topics, and/or distasteful behavior will result in
immediate disqualification from the competition. All songs must be appropriate for a family
oriented environment
• Mount St, Mary Academy is not liable for accident, liability or equipment disappearance or
• Music (Clarity, Lyrical content and overall musical performance) 30 pts
• Stage Presence and Crowd Interaction (How does the band connect with the crowd) 30 pts
• Appearance and Personality (Overall Look and Personality, do you look the part) 20 pts
• Crowd Applause (Fan Support) 20 pts
I, ________________________________________, Band Leader or Contact Member of the
group known as_____________________________________, herby submit that we have
read and agreed to all rules and regulations for Mountstock 2018.
Printed Name
___________________________________________ _______________________________
Signature Date
___________________________________________ _______________________________
Mountstock Coordinator Date



Mountstock 2018 Application
Mount St. Mary Academy
3756 Delaware Ave., Kenmore, New York 14217
Saturday, October 6, 2018 6pm
Return Forms to above address c/o John Hathaway by September 15, 2018
(Audition times will be scheduled for the week of Sept. 24-28)
Name of Band: ___________________________________________________________________________
Contact Person: __________________________________________________________________________
Contact Address: _________________________________________________________________________
Contact Phone: ____________________________ Contact Email: _________________________________
Band Website (if applicable): ________________________________________________________________
Band Facebook Page (if applicable): __________________________________________________________
How long have you been a band? ______ What music genre does your band play?_____________________
Band Members Names Instrument Played



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NY ACDA Treble Choir Festival
Saturday, March 30th, 2019, 9:00 am
Clarence Presbyterian Church
9675 Main St., Clarence 14031
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$100 per choir, Free Concert
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