SIUE Bands - Department of Music - Box 1771 SIUE - Edwardsville, Illinois 62026

618-650-2015

HONOR and FESTIVAL BANDS INFORMATION AND SCHEDULE

Friday, January 17, 2020

 

12 Noon            Clarinet auditions begin

1:00 PM.            Open rehearsal with the SIUE Wind Symphony, Dr. Bell and Ms. Koutsulis - Dunham Hall Theater

2:15 PM             Auditions continue for all.  Check in Dunham Hall Lobby for locations.  

2:15-5:00 PM    Registration.  SIUE Dunham Hall Theater Lobby $45/student registration fee

                          Please make check to: SIUE  FOUNDATION

 

Audition locations posted throughout Dunham Hall.

 

5:00 PM            Dinner on your own.  Audition results will be posted in the Dunham Hall lobby and outside the Band Room

STUDENTS NEED TO FURNISH THEIR OWN FOLDING MUSIC STAND PLEASE

STUDENTS NEED TO FURNISH THEIR OWN FOLDING MUSIC STAND PLEASE

 

5:30 PM             Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Percussion Ensemble

 

7:00-9:30 PM    Wright Festival Band seating and rehearsal.  Dunham Hall 1115 (Band Room)

                           Render Festival Band seating and rehearsal.  Dunham Hall 1109 (Choir Room)

                           Koutsulis Honor Band seating and rehearsal.  Dunham Hall Stage

 

Please note:  students arriving after 5:00 PM will be seated at the end of the section in one of the Festival Bands. 

Rehearsals end at 9:30 PM

 

Saturday, January 18, 2020

 

STUDENTS NEED TO FURNISH THEIR OWN FOLDING MUSIC STAND PLEASE

 

8:00 AM           Complimentary donuts and coffee for directors in the Jazz Rehearsal Room.   

                          Students: bring everything that you will need for the day and the concert.  

 

8:30 AM            Bands Rehearse

                          Koutsulis Honor Band rehearsal - Dunham Hall Theater

                          Wright Festival Band rehearsal - Band Room

                          Render Festival Band rehearsal - Choir Room.

 

9:00 AM            Director meeting.  Jazz Room

 

11:30 AM            Wright Festival Band Rehearsal Ends.  Lunch on your own.

11:45 AM            Render Festival Band Rehearsal Ends.  Lunch on your own.

12:00 Noon       Koutsulis Honor Band Rehearsal Ends.  Lunch on your own.

 

1:00 PM             SIUE Wind Symphony concert with Ms. Diane Koutsulis, guest conductor.  

                          Dunham Hall Theater.  All Students and Directors.

 

2:00 PM            Student Clinics/Masterclasses-locations TBA 

                          Percussion students prepare percussion ensemble piece in Jazz Band Room (until 3:00)

                          Directors with Ms. Koutsulis and Dr. Bell: TBA location

 

3:00 PM            Koutsulis Honor Band Rehearsal in Band Room

                          Wright Festival Band Rehearsal on Dunham Hall stage.

                          Render Festival Band Rehearsal in Choir room

 

4:30 PM            Koutsulis Honor Band Rehearsal continues in Band Room

                          Wright rehearsal moves to Choir Room

                          Render rehearsal moves to Dunham Hall stage

        

5:30 PM            Rehearsals end.  Dinner on your own, then students dress for concerts:

                          Men - coat and tie or band uniform

                          Women - dresses/pants suits or band uniform

 

6:30 PM            Student Percussion Ensemble Concert

6:45 PM            Render Festival Band CONCERT DUNHAM HALL THEATER

7:30 PM            Wright Festival Band CONCERT DUNHAM HALL THEATER

8:15 PM             Koutsulis Honor Band CONCERT DUNHAM HALL THEATER

 

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