THE OKLAHOMA MUSIC EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION ALL-STATE BAND PAGE
(Contact information for both Chairs at DIRECTORY)
Ryan Edgmon, Mustang High School, 2016-2017 OkMEA Band Chair
Gina Thompson (Mustang) and I will serve as the All State Wind Symphony Chairs. Steven D. Davis, Director of Bands and Wind Ensembles at the University of Missouri- Kansas City will be our 2016 clinician.
Shawn O’Kelly (Owasso) and Rusty Chevalier (Skiatook) will serve as the All State Symphonic Band Chairs. Beth Peterson, Clinical Professor of Music from The University of Illinois will conduct this ensemble.
All elements of this year's audition process will remain the same as the previous year.
ADDRESS ANY QUESTIONS CONCERNING ALL-STATE BAND ENTRIES TO: firstname.lastname@example.org
DOWNLOAD FIRST-ROUND ETUDES FOR 2016-2017 ALL–STATE BANDS AUDITIONS HERE. pdf format
Important dates for 2016-2017:
1st Entry Deadline: September 17, 2016 ($15.00 per student)
2nd Entry Deadline: September 24, 2016 ($45.00 per student)
Emergency Audition (after September 24, 2016) ($100.00 per student)
1st Round Band Auditions: November 5, 2016 at region sites.
2nd Round Band Auditions: December 3, 2016 at Westmoore High School
Bad weather contingency date: December 10, 2015, at a location that will be announced if needed. This date is invoked only by the OMEA President, and all students must audition on December 3, unless that audition is cancelled by his decision, in which case all students audition on December 10.
Please remember to fill in all areas of the registration forms, including the complete contact information and primary instrument for yourself and all directors from your school. This information is vital when scheduling judges/monitors. It is also recommended that you periodically check www.okmea.org for any updates or revisions to this information.
Jazz Ensemble forms are posted on the Jazz Ensemble page (Go to Jazz Ensemble)
Details of Audition rules are available at RULES, POLICIES, OKMEA
AUDITION SCALES DOWNLOAD FOR 2016-2017pdf format