2013 Repertoire

The 2013 Calvin Smith Music Festival Repertoire:

FIRST ROUND  - Malcolm Arnold Quintet No. 1 Opus 73 ,  published by Paterson Publishing.
SECOND ROUND - Eric Ewazen Colchester Fantasy,  published by Southern Music.

 

Good Luck!

Announcing the 2013 Calvin Smith Brass Quintet Competition and Festival

Announcing the 2013 Calvin Smith Brass Quintet Competition and Festival

Location and Setting:
The Calvin Smith Competition and Festival will take place June 7-8 at the University of Tennessee, in Knoxville, Tennessee. The competition will be open to all brass quintets consisting of two trumpets, one horn, one trombone OR euphonium and one tuba OR bass trombone. The festival will include brass coachings, masterclasses, concerts and exhibits in addition to the competition.

Competition Rules and Eligibility:
The competition is open to any brass quintet featuring two trumpets, one horn, one trombone or euphonium and one tuba or bass trombone that wishes to perform the required repertoire. Quintets may compete regardless of their professional status.

Competition Entry fee:
$25/person if registration is completed before 1 April, 2013. $50/person if registration is completed after 1 April, 2013.

Competition repertoire and other information will be posted soon, check back soon for more information.

Questions? Please email calvinsmithfestival@gmail.com

2012 Calvin Smith Festival Brass Quintet Competition Winners

2012 Calvin Smith Festival Brass Quintet Competition Winners

1st Prize, Sponsored by the Eye Center of Oak Ridge: Bluegrass Brass Quintet, Lexington, KY

Bluegrass Brass Quintet, University of Kentucky

  2nd Prize, Sponsored by the KnoX Brass WorX Co: Fireside Brass Quintet – Fredonia, NY

Fireside Brass Quintet - SUNY Fredonia

  3rd Prize, Sponsored by Rush’s Musical Services: IB5 Quintet, Clarksville, TN

IB5 Quintet with Paula Smith

Welcome!

Welcome to the official home of the 2013 Calvin Smith Festival. Check back often for news and updates! Direct questions to calvinsmithfestival@gmail.com.