Our Conferences Page includes not just Conferences, but also Seminars,
Festivals, and Local Events. Find out about the major planned events going
on within Area 2, National, and in some cases adjacent Areas that might be
of interest to your group or members of your Choirs! Plan now to attend as many as
you can! More information will be posted as it becomes available.
AGEHR Area 2 Events
Area 2 formally sponsors four distinct events in every two year cycle:Area 2 Composition Contest (deadline is typically May in the
even year preceding the Area 2 Conferences},
Area 2 "Vibration Vacation" Seminars (held every other 'even' year),
Area 2 Young Ringer's Conference, held every other 'odd' year;
(immediately follows or precedes the Area 2 Festival Conference event), and
Area 2 Festival Conference, held every other 'odd' year;
(immediately preceeding or following the Area Young Ringers Conference event).
All four events are registered in the Events Calendar along with appropriate
links to registration and information data on each event.
Below is information regarding our upcoming events:
2013 Festival & Young Ringers Conferences
Young Ringers Festival
Tuesday, June 25th, 11:00 - YR Registration Opens
Oswego, NY, June 25-27, 2013
Margi Zearley, Director
Tuesday, June 25th, 3:30 - YR first rehearsal
Thursday, June 25th, 2:00 - Young Ringers Concert
Festival Conference June 27-30, 2013
Thursday, June 27th, 11:00 - FC Registration Opens
David Weck, Director
Bill Alexander, Performance Class Clinician
Thursday, June 27th, 2:00 - Young Ringers Concert
Thursday, June 27th, 3:30 - FC first rehearsal and class period
Sunday, June 30th, 4:00 - Festival Conference Concert
Check out the music lists and get your orders in early to take advantage of seasonal
publication savings. Then check back periodically for announcements on availability of the registration
packages. Mark your calendars NOW and get that music
purchased! Nothing like using your spring concerts to perpare for this
Oswego Area Hotel List
Guild National Events
Guild Sponsored/Endorsed Calendar
is where the Guild National Office lists their events. These events include the
National Seminar,the distinctly Bronze Events and the International Symposium. As
these events are managed under a separate system contracted by the Guild, interested
parties must follow the above link to access information and registration data
associated with each event as it becomes available.
Area 2 Local Events & Other Events of Interest
No doubt about it! Your activities are really important, both to you because of the
work you have put in, and to others who might find your event 'just the ticket'!
Check out all of the different events going on in our area! Periodically, we may
list other events that might be of interest to Area 2 directors and choirs.
We have consolidated the information in our Events Calendar which can be printed
and placed on your bulletin board at school, at work or in the office. So click
on the 'Events Calendar' button at the top of each page to check the
Area 2 Calendar
can even get the registration forms online for some of the festivals!
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