Monday, January 22nd 2018

KC accepting entries for 63rd annual piano festival

The Kilgore College Department of Music and Dance is accepting entries for the 63rd annual J.S. Bach Piano Festival.

The festival, open to elementary, middle and high school-age students, is set for Saturday, Feb. 3, in the Anne Dean Turk Fine Arts Building on the Kilgore campus.

Entry fee is $20 per student and must be postmarked no later than Tuesday, Jan. 23.

Any original composition by J.S. Bach, or a selection from the Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach, is acceptable to perform for the festival.

Outstanding students will be chosen to perform in the Bach Festival Performers’ Concert 7 p.m. that evening in Van Cliburn Auditorium.

For more information visit or contact Jonathan Kaan, KC music instructor, at 903-988-7519 or

Download entry form (pdf)