NASA Region IV Conference

Welcome to the website for the 2019 NASA Region IV Conference, hosted at the University of Arkansas. The conference will take place March 14-17, 2019 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. On this website, you will find information regarding the conference.

Conference Host:
Eric Troiano (etroiano@uark.edu)
Conference email (nasaregionIV2019@gmail.com)

Deadlines:

Concerto/Masterclass Proposals: October 31, 2018
Clinic/Performance Proposals: December 21, 2018

Registration & Proposals

All participants must register for the NASA Region IV Conference. Registration is FREE for all registered NASA members. I you are not a NASA member, follow this link to register. If you are a registered NASA member already, you can follow this link to register for the Region IV conference. **Please note that this is a separate registration process from the general NASA membership registration. 

Below you will find the links to all of the proposal applications:

Information:

Campus Map & Parking

  • Events will take place in the Faulkner Performing Arts Center, Billingsley Music Building, Fine Arts Building, Epley Band Building, and Arkansas Union. Below you will find links to the campus and parking maps. Parking is free on campus on Saturday March 16th and Sunday March 17th.
    • Parking maps coming soon
  • Friday Parking Information (MORE INFO COMING SOON)

Travel

  • If you are looking to fly to Fayetteville, the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) has flights from Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines. There are many nonstop flights to XNA from all major cities.
    • Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport Information
      • 1 Airport Blvd, Bentonville, AR, 72712
      • (479) 205-1000

Collaborative Pianist Information

  • More information to come on this
  • Participants are responsible for contacting the pianist, scheduling rehearsals, and payment

Schedule of Events

  • Featured Concerts:
    • Thursday, March 14, 2019, 7:30pm, Faulkner Performing Arts Center
      • University of Arkansas Wind Symphony with Featured Soloists (TBA)
    • Friday, March 15, 2019, 7:30pm, Faulkner Performing Arts Center
      • University of Arkansas Wind Ensemble with Featured Soloists (TBA)
    • Saturday, March 16, 2019, 7:30pm, Faulkner Performing Arts Center
      • University of Arkansas Faculty Jazz Combo with Featured Soloists (TBA)
    • Sunday, March 17, 2019, 1:00pm
      • NASA Region IV Saxophone Orchestra

Hotel

  • More information coming soon

NASA Saxophone Orchestra

We will be having a large saxophone orchestra that will perform on Sunday afternoon at the conference. If you are interested in performing in the ensemble, please indicate your interest and select your instrument on the registration form.

Sponsors

Conn Selmer

Saied Music

Palen Music

Nielson