Sandy Feldstein National Percussion Festival

part of the Music for All National Festival, presented by Yamaha

Future Festival Dates: March 13-15, 2025 – Indianapolis, IN

Ensemble Application Deadlines: June 5, 2024

The Sandy Feldstein National Percussion Festival is a non-competitive performance and evaluation opportunity that shines a spotlight on the nation’s most outstanding scholastic concert percussion ensembles.

All auditioning ensembles receive recorded and written evaluation from a panel of percussion educators. Invited ensembles experience a first-class festival of performances, clinics, master classes and special events. All the benefits contribute to the ultimate goal of showcasing your ensemble’s excellence and helping it move to the next level.

Key elements include:
  • Non-competitive performance format
  • Scheduled audience time ensuring a size-able and appreciative audience
  • 25 minutes of music performed within a 40 minute block
  • Recorded and written evaluation from a distinguished panel of percussion educators
  • Private, post-concert clinic with one of the evaluators
  • Student workshops
  • Student and director socials
  • Beautiful performance venue and hotel experience