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The Athena Festival

May 23, 2012

   The Athena Festival is a biennial event celebrating women in music, sponsored by the Department of Music at Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky. The Athena Festival is a multi-faceted event reaching public school music students, MSU students and faculty, regional audiences and scholars/performers front across the country. The Athena Festival VIII will be held February 26-March 1, 2013 and include three days of lecture/recital sessions, and concerts featuring MSU Concert Choir, MSU Jazz Orchestra and Department of Music Faculty Chamber Music ensembles. The theme of the 2013 Athena Festival is "Breaking Barriers—Finding Her Own Voice." The festival is currently looking for people to present papers and lecture recitals on women in music, as well as those interested in a choral composition competition and chamber music composition competition. If you are interested, click here.