DISTRICT ASSESSMENT INFORMATION
The COVID modifications expired in 2023.
Committees from the Vocal and Instrumental Divisions have completed a “redesign” of the large ensemble assessment information and procedures to address members’ concerns in both stage performance and sight-reading. The following changes have been approved and will go into effect this year.
The updated information can be found on the LMEA website.
The updated information for sight reading can be found on the LMEA website.
Adjudicators & Ratings
EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCE CLASS
Extenuating or unusual circumstances many times prevent groups from participating in the normal District Assessment Classification. A director who feels that extenuating circumstances warrant an opportunity to participate in the assessment with lessened performance and sight reading requirements may apply for this classification. Ensembles placed in this class are allowed to perform and/or sight read one level lower than their originally required minimum.
Reasons for Extenuating Circumstance consideration are, but are not limited to: