July 30, 2012 — New Workshops added
July 30, 2012 — Cancelled Workshops
July 30, 2012 — University of Idaho Credit -- Idaho music teachers may enroll as non-degree seeking students at the UI for 1 credit hour of professional development. Information and course syllabus will be at the Zimfest registration desk at the LLC. You must enroll prior to August 5. A link to the non-degree seeking student information page is here: http://www.uidaho.edu/admissions/nondegree-students-admission-requirements/. Click on Apply Online and set up an account. Once you have your account set up, you can enroll in MUST 505. The course number (CRN) is 82506.
July 30, 2012 — Selling CD of Your Performances - If you are an afternoon or evening performer at Zimfest, you have an opportunity to bring your CDs to the Zimfest Marketplace Table for selling. They will also be sold at the evening concerts. We will be asking for groups to take turns volunteering for this service. More information to come.
July 30, 2012 — RV Parking -- RV Parking is available for Zimfest 2012 Participants! Click here for more information.
July 20, 2012 — New Workshop added -- Bad Romance with Eric Miller in Session 1. Click here for more information.
July 19, 2012 — Teacher Clock-hours Approved -- Professors at the University of Idaho have arranged for classroom teachers registered for Zimfest to be able to obtain professional development credit. More details soon...
July 18, 2012 — WiFi Access available -- University of Idaho ResNet and ITS will be providing wireless access to all dorm rooms. Detail will be provided on-site at registrations.
July 17, 2012 — New Workshop added -- A Marimba Piece Called Mbira with Gary Spalter in Session 5. Click here for more information.
July 11, 2012 — Zimbabwean Dinner registration is now OPEN. Pricing has been set at $15 for Adults (12 and up), $8 for Children (4-11), Free for Children (0-3). Please register in the Housing and Dinning sections of your participant overview page.
July 9, 2012 — Housing Update! The room offerings have been updated and expanded to reflect changes from the University on availability and pricing. Please see the Housing Update page for more information.
July 6, 2012 — Workshop added: Beyond Mbira Tuning: Fixing Mbiras. This will be taught by Leonard Chiyanike (more)
July 6, 2012 — What's on YOUR mind? Provide feedback about past, current and future Zimfests on the Survey page.
June 21, 2012 — Presentation workshop price reduced to $7 per hour for all presentations!
June 15, 2012 — Workshops added with Trymore Jombo and John Mambira:
June 9, 2012 — 2012 Zimfest Registration is Open!.
May 11, 2012 — 2012 Zimfest Art Contest Winner is Lina Zhao. Click here to see the full size poster.
March 17, 2012 — Thank you to everyone who has applied to teach and perform at Zimfest. The application process is officially closed. All teachers and performers will be notified of their schedule soon. We wish you all a happy Zimfest 2012!
February 22, 2012 — Zimfest 2012 Artwork submissions are being accepted. See the artwork submission page for more information.
January 12, 2012 — Applications are now being accepted for 2012. Deadline is February 17, 2012.back to top
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