On behalf of the experience festival team we would like to welcome you to our first annual one of a kind festival we are kicking off this year. You can think of this event kind of like the Grammy's. A group of artists from varying styles coming together to share, support, and celebrate each other and their music.
Any 7th-12th grade student
Bands - any style of band with drums. Rock, pop, metal, punk.
Singer songwriter - solo or small group that performs originals or covers (no drums, but cajon, djembe, and shaker are ok)
Vocal A Capella - any size of pop A Capella or jazz group. Choreography or no choreography is great.
Solo artist - think the voice! Solo acts that sing covers with background track or live accompanyment.
McNary High School
595 Chemawa Rd. N
Keizer, OR 97303
Solo acts - $15 - which covers afternoon mentor sessions and admission to the evening concert.
Acapella groups - $100
Evening concert ticket (non-participant): $8 students - $10 adults
Xperience schedule for the day
11:45 – 12:30pm Registration/Check in
12:30 - 12:40 Welcome in the auditorium
12:55 – 1:45 Student performance session 1
1:50 - 2:45 Interactive workshops
2:45 - 3:30 Break - Vendor passport, Open Mic, Food
3:30 - 4:00 Guest artists/colleges Q&A in auditorium
4:00 - 4:45 Student performance session 2/wheelhouse workshop
4:45 - 5:00 Meet in the auditorium/announce featured students and promo the evening show.
5:00-7:00 Dinner served on campus (or you can go off sight) and open mic.
7:00 - 9:00 CONCERT! Turn up the lights and sound as our guest artists will
perform along with selected students in the auditorium.
What do I bring:
Instruments and amps. We will provide quality drum sets and cymbals. Professional sound and lighting will be provided.