2022 - 2023


Sept. 9

General Membership Meeting online via Zoom at 10:30 AM.  Zoom invite will be emailed to all members for the election of officers.  Members will be emailed the Zoom invitation a few days before the event. It will last approximately two hours.

Oct. 1

Deadline for membership dues ($60).  

After Oct. 1 a late fee of $10 will apply, for a total of $70 . 

Invoices will be sent to all members to renew.

If paying by check, mail to Christina Hansen, Treasurer. (See Directory for address.) Make all checks payable to:  NJ Federation of Music Clubs, Inc.

Oct. 1

Online Registration for NJFMC Annual Fall Competiion opens.

Piano Competition Chair: Rebecca Eng

Vocal Competition Chair:  Lisa Casia

Oct. 15

Deadline for Online Registrations for NJFMC Annual Fall Competitions. 

Click here to register and for more details.

Nov. 13

NJFMC Annual Fall Competitions

County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ

Center Head Coordinator: Lisa Casia

Dec. 1

Deadline for member teachers to join for students to participate in Junior Festivals.

Dec. 3

NJFMC Winners' Concert 

Location: Grace Episcopal Church, Madison, NJ

Time: 7 PM

Recital Head Coordinator: Rebecca Eng

Jan. 2

Junior Festival Online Registration opens.

Jan. 15

Junior Festival registration deadline

  • Teachers need to register students through Vivace Online Festival Management System.
  • There is a $75 late fee for applications received after January 15.
  • An invoice for payment will be sent after the registration has been processed.
  • There is a $20 change fee for any schedule changes. 

Feb. 1                   

Deadline for the Junior Composers Contest. 

Click here for details.

Lisa Casia - Junior Composer Chairman

Mar. 18                  

Junior Festival - South Jersey

Location: Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ

Center Head Coordinator: Reed Bodenstein

Mar. 18

Junior Festival: North Jersey

Location: County College of Morris, Randolph

Center Head Coordinator:  Barbara Landi Hause 

Mar. 19

Junior Festival: North Jersey 

Location: Lindeblad School of Music, Pine Brook, NJ

Center Head: Rebecca Eng

Mar. 25

Junior Festival: Central Jersey

Location: First Presbyterian Church of Hightstown

Center Head Coordinator: Debra Nemeth Tarby

Mar. 26

Junior Festival: North Jersey (Vocal Day)

Location: County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ

Center Head: Lisa Casia

Mar. 26

Junior Festival: North Jersey

Location: Lindeblad School of Music, Pine Brook, NJ  

Center Head: Barbara Landi Hause

April 2

Junior Festival: Online Video Submission for special cases only. Requires board approval.

Email to request an online slot.

Center Head Coordiantor: Lisa Casia 

April 22

Joseph Israel Bookstaber Memorial Competition - Click here for more details.

Location: Steinway Piano Gallery, Paramus, NJ

May 7 

Gold Cup Concert / Bookstaber Winners 

Location: Gill Memorial Chapel at Rider University

Gold Cup Chair: Debra Nemeth Tarby