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NIMCon Music Fest 2019

March 9

NIMCon Music Fest was formerly known as Organization Contest. 

Information Packet

  • Information Packet from host school (available closer to event).
  • Confirmation Form – please print and return to Mr. Broach to let him know you are good to go!

Repertoire

  • Spring from The Four Seasons
  • Bohemian Dance
  • Bollywood Strings

Chaperones Needed

If you are available to chaperone, let Mr. Broach know asap (riley.broach@lz95.org). Also, we might need a van to follow us with large instruments.

Attire

Why do musicians have a dress code for concerts? The goal is to keep the focus on the music and to limit distractions for the audience. If most performers adhere to a dress code and one performer only has brightly colored gym shoes and white socks, it draws unwanted attention away from the music. So, to limit distractions we ask all performers to wear…

  • Orchestra Polo
  • Black Dress Slacks / Long Skirt
  • Black Dress Shoes & Socks (no gym shoes)

Schedule

Contest Day Schedule (last year, will be updated closer to event)
This is last year’s contest schedule to give you an idea of what to expect.

  1. Students eat a healthy breakfast at home!
    1. Bring a snack to eat later? Bring cash for concessions at contest, after our performance. 
  2. Meet at MSN (ARRIVE AT 8:00 AM)
  3. Load Bus and Van with instruments
  4. Depart MSN
  5. Arrive at Contest Site (9:00 AM)
    1. Hawthorn MS South (600 Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills)
  6. Unpack in “homeroom” area
  7. Tune & practice in “warm-up” room (9:25 AM)
  8. Perform for judges (10:00 AM)
  9. Return to “homeroom” area to pack up, wait in cafeteria for scores, students may purchase/eat a snack
  10. Load Bus (parents that attend may take students home from site)
  11. Depart Contest Site
  12. Arrive at MSN (Parent Pick-Up at 11:30 AM)

Details

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March 9
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Organizer

NIMCon
Website:
nimcon.org

Venue

Hawthorn MS South
600 Aspen Dr
Vernon Hills, IL 60061 United States
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