To encourage the performance and understanding of the works of J.S. Bach

April 2018

Registration for 2018 SCJBF is now closed.

Keyboard event at the Branch level is on April 14, 2018.  Participating teachers with questions should contact Branch event chair Kristi Lobitz.

Teachers of participating students in Organ, Strings, Voice, and Winds events will be notified by Regional Chairs.


Registration on Southern California Junior Bach Festival website:

December 2017

Online registration is now OPENED. Student fee $35. Teacher fee is $10. Fees payable online.

Repertoire, rules and regulations are found online.

March 1, 2018 is the last day to register your students online.

Keyboard Branch event is Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Steinway Gallery Pasadena.  Selected prize-winning students will advance to Regional Bach Keyboard Festival in May 2018.

All-Branch Strings Bach Festival event is Sunday, April 22nd for strings at El Camino College, Torrance.

All-Branch Winds Bach Festival event is May 6, 2018 at Citrus College, Azusa.

All-Branch Voice Bach Festival event is May 6, 2018 at Citrus College, Azusa.

Regional Organ Bach Festival event in May 2018. Date and Location TBA.

Please consider entering your students and furthering the study and performance of music by J. S. Bach, master of the Baroque. Any questions may be directed to Kristi Lobitz, Branch Bach Festival Chair,



2018  Bach Festival Registration opens on November 1, 2017 through

Kristi Lobitz, Branch Keyboard Bach Chair