All County Festival
OCMEA's Elementary All County Festival is held in late March or early April over the course of two days, Friday evening and Saturday. The festival features student musicians in grades 5 and 6 from throughout the county. At the festival, students work with a guest conductor to prepare three to four pieces. The festival culminates with a concert performance for the public which benefits the OCMEA Scholarship fund. A traditional Elementary All County Festival features the following ensembles:
Interested students are nominated by their teacher and reviewed by a committee where they are selected for each ensemble.
2023 Elementary All County Festival
The 2023 Elementary All County Festival was hosted by the Rome School District on March 31-April 1, 2023. All students performed wonderfully and our teachers are incredibly proud of the hard work students put in!
2024 Elementary All County Selection
The 2024 Elementary All County festival will be held at Remsen Central Schools, date TBA. More information will be posted as it is decided, so please check back at a later date.