You and your fine band are invited
to participate in one of Virginia’s longest running band competitions; The 39th
Annual George Wythe Band Festival held at Pendleton Field in beautiful
Wytheville, Virginia on October 14th, 2017. Come
and let your students join us for a day of wonderful performances from some of
the finest bands from across the region. The first band from each state to
register will have their entry fee waived (returned upon your arrival on the
Classifications (Winds, Percussion, Pit)
|A: 1-35||AAA: 50-69|
|AA: 36-49||AAAA: 70+|
Classes may be adjusted for fairness
if the entries dictate such a need.
|Band Awards||Caption Award in each Class|
|Placement trophy for every Band||1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Music|
|A/AA Band of the Day ||1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Marching|
|AAA/AAAA Band of the Day||1st, 2nd, 3rd Place General Effect|
|Peoples’ Choice Award ||1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Field Commander|
|Band Rating of: Superior or Excellent ||1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Visual Ensemble|
|1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Percussion |
The registration fee is $75. The
first band from each state to register will have their fee waived (returned on
the competition date). Please return the forms in this packet as soon as
possible. The deadline for registration is September 29th, 2017.
Judging: The George Wythe Band Festival uses Caption Judging. A list of our judging assignments will be available soon.
For any additional information please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or give me a call at work: 276-228-3981 or fax: 276-228-4124.
Director of Bands
George Wythe High School
Scott Memorial Middle School