MWRTEC 2024

Mid West Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference – USA
May 17, 2024 -
May 19, 2024
Bowling Green State University - Bowling Green, OH
Host: David Saltzman and Dr. Brendan Ige
<span>Mid West Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference – USA</span>

ITEA MISSION STATEMENT

ITEA shall foster bonds among all tuba and euphonium players, create enthusiasm for the instruments and its performers, celebrate diversity, support professional development, promote the sharing of resources, and encourage teaching and learning about the instruments.

CONTACT

mwrtec2024@gmail.com

PROPOSALS

Submit your proposals for MWRTEC 2024 HERE! Deadline: December 1, 2023. CLOSED

COMPETITIONS

  • Student Solo for Tuba and Euphonium 

    • Euphonium Student
      •  Prelim:
        • Andante and Rondo by Antonio Capuzzi arr. Philip Catelinet (Edition Peters Music)
      • Semi-Final:
        • Quatrille by Dario Argentesi (Cimarron Music Press)
      • Final:
        • Loui by Fernando Deddos (Cimarron Music Press) AND Morceau Symphonique by Alexandre Guilmant (Euphonium.com)
    • Tuba Student
      • Prelim:
        • Introduction and Dance by J. Ed. Barat arr. Glenn Smith (Southern Music Company)
      • Semi-Final:
        • The Mechanicals by Edmund Joliffe (Cimarron Music Press)
      • Finals:
        • Concerto del Garda (CC tuba part, can be played on CC or F) Mvts. 1 & 2 ONLY by Elizabeth Raum (Cimarron Music Press)
  • Artist Solo for Tuba and Euphonium

    • Euphonium Artist:
      • Prelim:
        • Sonatina for Euphonium and Piano, Mvts. 1 & 2 ONLY by Etienne Crausaz (Editions BIM)
      • Semi-Final:
        • Rock Hopper by Gail Robertson (Cimarron Music Press)
      • Final:
        • Concerto for Euphonium, Mvts. 1 and 2 ONLY by Phillip Wilby (Winwood Music)
    • Tuba Artist:
      • Prelim:
        • Sonata for Tuba and Piano, Mvts. 1 & 2 ONLY by Bruce Broughton (LudwigMasters Music)
      • Semi-Finals:
        • Triumph of the Demon Gods by John Stevens (Manduca Music Publications)
      • Final:
        • Concert Piece for Tuba and Piano by Libby Larsen (Oxford University Press) AND New Kid by Anna Baadsvik (Ovation Music)
  • Band Euphonium

    • Preliminary Round:

      • J.P. Sousa – Stars and Stripes Forever
      • R.V. Williams – Toccata Marziale
      • Holst – First Suite in Eb
      • Grainger – Irish Tune from County Derry
      • CLICK HERE FOR PDF
    • Final Round:
      • Schoenberg – Theme and Variations
      • L. King – Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite March
      • L. King – Melody Shop
      • Sullivan/Mackeras – Pineapple Poll
      • P.I. Tchaikovsky  – Symphony No. 4 (Finale)
      • Grainger – Molly on the Shore       
      • Creston – Celebration Overture
      • Gould – Symphony for Band
      • Holst – Second Suite in F
      • Berlioz – Roman Carnival Overture
      • CLICK HERE FOR PDF
  • Mock Band Tuba

    • Preliminary Round:

      • J. P. Sousa – Stars and Stripes Forever 
      • R.V. Williams – Toccata Marziale
      • Holst – First Suite in in Eb (Chaconne)
      • Snedecor – Etude #4
      • CLICK HERE FOR PDF
    • Final Round:
      • Hindemith – Symphony in Bb for Band
      • L. King – Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite March
      • Grantham – J’ai été au bal
      • Grainger – Lincolnshire Posy
      • Fučík – Entry of the Gladiators
      • Liszt – Mazzepa
      • Holst – Second Suite in F
      • Lizst – Les Preludes 
      • King – The Melody Shop
      • CLICK HERE FOR PDF
  • Orchestral Tuba

    • Preliminary Round:
      • Wagner – Overture to Die Meistersinger (J-L)
      • Prokofiev – Symphony No. 5 (movement one #3 to seven measures after #5)
      • Berlioz – Hungarian March (#4 to two measures after #5)
      • Mahler – Symphony No. 1 (Movement III solo m. 15 – m. 24)
      • Wagner – Ride of the Valkyries
      • CLICK HERE FOR PDF
    • Final Round:
      • Respighi – Fountains of Rome
      • Berlioz – Overture to Romeo Juliet
      • Bruckner – Symphony No. 4
      • Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 6
      • Mahler – Symphony No. 5
      • Brahms – Symphony No. 2
      • Revueltas – Sensemaya
      • Strauss – Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
      • Gershwin – An American in Paris
      • Stravinsky – Petrushka (1947)
      • CLICK HERE FOR PDF
  • Military Excerpts for Tuba and Euphonium

  • Chamber Music

    • Preliminary Round: 4-7 minutes of music, Ensembles of Trios and larger are permitted.
    • Final Round: 10-15 minutes of music, 2 pieces, 1 must be from a composer of an underrepresented background
    • Music from preliminary round CANNOT be repeated for finals and personnel in group cannot change between preliminary and final rounds.

Competition Details:

  • Finals may include anything from the preliminary round and sightreading. (Military and Orchestra)

  • There is an age limit for the student divisions. A participant who will be 20 years old or older on December 1, 2024 is NOT ELIGIBLE to apply in either student division. There are no exceptions.

  • All preliminary round recordings are due by midnight on March 31, 2024

  • Finalists will be announced by April 17, 2024

Click on a competition below to register for the competition:

SCHEDULE

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TRAVEL & HOUSING

Hampton Inn

142 Campbell Hill Road

Bowling Green, Ohio 43402

Phone: (419) 353-3464

·      Double Queen Rooms available at $119 per night plus applicable tax
·      Rooms must be booked by April 16, 2024 to guarantee said rate
·      You must call the hotel directly to reserve a room at the discounted rate
·      Please reference ITEA MIDWEST REGIONAL CONFERENCE when reserving the rooms
·      Rooms rates are available for check in on May 16th and checkout on May 20th
 

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bowling Green

2150 Wooster Street

Bowling Green, Ohio 43402

Phone: (419) 353-5500

 
·      Standard Double Queen and King w/sleeper sofa at $114.99 per night plus applicable tax
·      Rooms must be booked by April 14, 2024 to guarantee said rate
·      You must call the hotel directly to reserve a room at the discounted rate
·      Please reference ITEA MIDWEST REGIONAL CONFERENCE when reserving the rooms
·      Rooms rates are available for check in on May 16th and checkout on May 20th
·      Link to hotel: International Tuba Euphonium Association
 

Home2 Suites by Hampton, Bowling Green

1630 East Wooster Stree

Bowling Green, Ohio 43402

419-969-3500

·      Rooms with kitchen at $159.00 per night plus applicable tax
·      Rooms must be booked by April 25, 2024 to guarantee said rate
·      You must call the hotel directly to reserve a room at the discounted rate
·      Please reference ITEA MIDWEST REGIONAL CONFERENCE when reserving the rooms
·      Rooms rates are available for check in on May 16th and checkout on May 20th
 

Fairfield Inn & Suites

1544 East Wooster Street

Bowling Green, Ohio 43402

(419) 352-0033

 
·      Rooms are available at $159.00 per night plus applicable tax
·      Rooms must be booked by April 25, 2024 to guarantee said rate
·      You must call the hotel directly to reserve a room at the discounted rate
·      Please reference ITEA MIDWEST REGIONAL CONFERENCE when reserving the rooms
·      Rooms rates are available for check in on May 16th and checkout on May 20th
   

Comfort Suites Perrysburg/Toledo

27450 Helen Drive

Perrysburg, Ohio 43551

(419) 874 – 4585

 
·      This hotel is approximately 15 minutes away from BGSU by car
·      2 double, 2 Queen and 1 King Beds available at $99.00 per night plus applicable tax
·      Rooms must be booked by April 13, 2024 to guarantee said rate
·      You must call the hotel directly to reserve a room at the discounted rate
·      Please reference MIDWEST ITEA REGIONAL CONFERENCE when reserving the rooms
·      Rooms rates are available for check in on May 16th and checkout on May 20th
   

DORM ROOM ACCOMMODATIONS

 
·      Dorm rooms are available at $63 per room/per night
·      Rooms are available Thursday May 16, 2024 through May 19th checkout
·      Rooms must be booked by May 14, 2024 to guarantee said rate
·      Rooms include two extra-long single beds and a private bathroom (2 person maximum per room)
·      Rooms do not include TV, Alarm clocks, toiletries or linens
·      An optional Linen package is available for $12.50/bed during your stay which includes pillow, pillowcase, fitted sheet, flat sheet, blanket, towel and wash cloth. They will be in the room upon check in if purchased but the beds will NOT be made
·      To book dorm accommodations please follow this link: https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fapp.registrationguru.net%2F%23!%2Fportal%3FeventId%3D631aa7c0-c318-4218-8dab-52605e059e8a&data=05%7C02%7Cdsaltzm%40bgsu.edu%7C2e1d42a1203a4c0dfbdb08dc316107c7%7Ccdcb729d51064d7cb75ba30c455d5b0a%7C0%7C0%7C638439540015487215%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C0%7C%7C%7C&sdata=375E5Utyxz%2BpPkpoSLSdpvGsYRFKQUCrkuRAI%2B264d0%3D&reserved=0

ARTISTS

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EXHIBITORS & SPONSORS

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INFORMATION ABOUT REGISTRATION

Registration fees

  • Regular – $75
  • Invited Presenter/Performer – $50
  • Student – $50

Check back soon for MWRTEC 2024 registration!

Questions/Inquiries/Concerns? Please contact us at mwrtec2024@gmail.com.

COMPETITION REGISTRATION

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