Southern California Winter Music Festival


The 2022 Southern California Winter Music Festival is the second of three non-competitive festivals offered by the SDNC. It is open to students of SDNC members; however, provisions are made for non-members (see below). The SDNC is proud to offer young musicians valuable experiences in a supportive atmosphere. All proceeds support the SDNC programs. 


Saturday, February 18, 2023, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


February 1, 2023, 11:59 PM


Carmel Valley Library, 3919 Townsgate Drive, San Diego, CA 92130


$25, Elementary

$40, Intermediate/Advanced

$5 additional fee for non-MTNA members


Elena Yarritu,

Tavner Delcamp,


  • The SoCal Winter Music Festival is open to all teachers and contributing members of the San Diego North Chapter.

  • The divisions are as follows:
    Solo Division: 1-2 pieces from the contrasting periods: Level: Elementary, Intermediate, Advanced-You will be judged by your own music, not a competition between performers.

  • The time limit is 5 minutes.

  • Students should be prepared to perform via Zoom according to a schedule that will be sent to each teacher

  • Soloists must perform from memory, ensembles are permitted to perform with music

  • An evaluator will write comments and rate each student as Superior, Excellent or Good. 

  • All participants will be given a medal and a certificate for their performance with a rating.



Entry fees will be paid via check.  See the application form below.

Students must be entered (and have a fee paid) for EACH Division (solo/ensemble); however, there is a discounted fee when the student will participate as both a soloist and an ensemble member.

  • Entries as an Ensemble member: $20 per student

  • Entries as Soloist: $25/Elementary; $40/Intermediate and Advanced

  • Entry as a Soloist and an Ensemble-member: $20


Please note that teachers that are not MTNA-CAPMT members are welcome to participate but will have a $5 per entry surcharge. Per soloist/ensemble member.