National Music Week
1-8, 2016 Theme: "Music ... Notes to the Future"
May 7-14, 2017 Theme: "Music ... An Adventure
National Music Week,
celebrated by the National
Federation of Music Clubs, was originated to
focus attention on the value and enjoyment of music
throughout our nation, to make the public
aware of the importance of all forms of music in our lives
and to encourage the participation of both the performer
and the listener. It is observed during the first
full week of May.
Chairman Ellen Bordelon, email@example.com
The state winner of the National Music Week
Essay Contest earns $50, and the essay is published in
To provide incentive for students in
7-12 to write essays on the National Music Week Themes,
the National Federation of Music Clubs sponsors an essay
contest for its Junior members. Deadline is January
15. Essay is judged on content, neatness and
legibility. Essay must be typed and no longer
than 500 words.
An award of $50 will be presented
to the winner of each state. You must download AR
13-1 for complete rules and application form.
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