• WSMA State Solo & Ensemble Festival

Each year over 32,000 students (11,000+ events) qualify at district festivals to perform at State Solo & Ensemble festival making this event one of the largest of its kind in the nation. These students represent the student talent and high quality of music programs in Wisconsin's schools. Congratulations to the students and teachers involved with these events - and good luck at State!

State Festival School Assignments/Schedules/Results

Click on links below for information about each state site. For information about which state site your child will attend, 
please contact the school music teacher.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Registration Deadline: April 6
• UW-Milwaukee**
• UW-Oshkosh**
• UW-Platteville**
• UW-Whitewater**

Friday, May 1, 2015

Registration Deadline: April 13

Preble High School (Green Bay)**



Saturday, May 2, 2015

Registration Deadline: April 13
• Cardinal Stritch University**
• UW-Eau Claire**
• UW-Green Bay**
• UW-Parkside**
• UW-La Crosse**
• UW-Stevens Point**
* Schedule posted
** Results posted

Assignments for State Solo & Ensemble Festivals are done by WSMA.

Requests for transfers to another state location must be submitted

by the school music teacher, are only granted under
special circumstances and must be approved by WSMA.




V.D.3 Directors must register all events a minimum of 15 business days prior to the assigned State Solo & Ensemble Festival. A fee of $10.00 plus $1.00 per entry will be assessed for late registrations. The late fee may be waived by WSMA if extenuating circumstances exist. A completed registration includes:
  1. All qualifying events marked as attending/not attending. If there is a discrepancy regarding qualifying events, please call WSMA immediately; and
  2. Providing additional information as requested; and
  3. Submitting appropriate forms and payment to WSMA.
General Information

FAQ's about WSMA State Solo & Ensemble Festivals

State Festival Exemplary Solo Recognition Project

Festival Rules and Information