FVL Musicfest

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Join us for Musicfest 2023

This annual celebration of student musical talent will continue to feature the groups, individuals, and small ensembles we all love to hear. Along with entertainment, guests can enjoy fellowship and homemade desserts.

Special Feature for 2023!

We are putting together an alumni band for the event! Mr. Wendland and Mr. Neujahr will be conducting for the special performance. Thank you to all who registered for this special band. Music will be mailed to those who are participating. One group rehearsal is planned for Saturday, February 4 from 3:00-4:30 PM. An opportunity to socialize is being planned for after the practice. 

The alumni band registration is closed.

2023 Details

  • Admission is free for all.
  • Freewill donations will be accepted.
  • Join us for performances by the FVL Symphonic Band, Jazz Ensemble, FVL Schools Cadet Band & Concert Winds (Middle School), A Cappella Choir, Men's & Women's Choir, Choraliers, individuals, and small group performances.
  • Treat yourself to homemade desserts!
  • Enjoy a day of music and socializing with friends.

Auditorium Stage Schedule

  • 1:00 PM - FVL Schools Cadet Band
  • 1:15 PM - FVL Schools Wind Ensemble
  • 1:30 PM - FVL Schools Concert Winds
  • 1:45 PM - FVL Symphonic Band
  • 2:10 PM - FVL Alumni Band
  • 2:40 PM - FVL Schools Jazz Ensemble
  • 2:50 PM - FVL Jazz Ensemble

Commons Stage will feature individual and group performances throughout the day.


You can help!Baking

You are invited to bring a HOMEMADE dessert(s) for Musicfest 2023's Dessert Room! Feel free to share this invitation with anyone who enjoys baking/making homemade desserts (pies, cakes, tortes, candy). Please bring to FVL in a disposable container, either on Friday, Feb. 3 during school hours (enter at the Bell Tower entrance) OR Saturday, Feb. 4 from 8:30-10:15AM, OR on Sunday, Feb. 5 between noon and 1PM (enter at the Commons entrance and bring to the concessions stand). We prefer the dessert to be uncut. Please label if your dessert contains peanuts, and/or if your dessert is gluten free.


Contact Gretchen Adrian at gretchen.adrian5@gmail.com

Sign up to bring a dessert! 

Donation Options

We are excited to announce that a generous donor has enabled a $5,400 matching fund for this event! 

Freewill donations will go toward replacing 25-year-old tuxedo jackets, and toward replacing performance risers. 

  1. Deposit cash or check in the donation boxes at the event
  2. Donate by way of our online donations page.
  3. Mail your donation to FVL (please write "Musicfest" on the memo line).
    Fox Valley Lutheran High School
    5300 N. Meade Street
    Appleton, WI 54913
Tuxedos on Risers - graphic



Plan to join us for an afternoon of entertainment!

  • Date  
    Sunday - February 5, 2023
  • Time
    1:00 - 4:30 PM
  • Cost
Trombones play in the band at Musicfest
Boy plays piano at Musicfest
Girl sings in commons during Musicfest