McKendree University Tri-State Small Band Competition

McKendree University Tri-State Small Band Competition

$8 - Adults 14 and up (includes program)
$6 -Children ages 7-13 (does not include program)
Free - Children 6 and under

All tickets will be sold at the main entrance to Leemon Field.

Event Concessions - A concession vendor stand will be available for the entire show. Drinks, snacks and a variety of foods will be available for a very reasonable price. All proceeds will help fund the McKendree University Athletic Bands Department "Music In Our Schools" Educational Series. We thank you for your support!

The Marching Bearcat Band hosts and is the featured performing ensemble at McKendree University's Small Band Marching Band Championship! This competition is geared specifically to smaller sized marching bands with a cap of 65 musicians! We offer the following amenities for attending bands:

*Lighted Game Day Turf Field
*Bands are classified based on number of instrumentalists (front ensemble, drumline, woodwinds and brass)
*Awards for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place in each class and Grand Champion Award
*Caption awards to include: Outstanding Percussion, Outstanding Color Guard, Outstanding Visual Presentation, and Outstanding Music Performance
*Clinician comments immediately after each band's performance
*Video review immediately after each bands' clinician comments
*Indoor Director and Staff hospitality room overlooking the field

Participating Bands



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