COMPETITIONS, CLINICS & CONCERTS

Uniform Sponsor

FEATURING PERFORMANCES BY:

Scott Johnson, Jeff Queen & Friends


Thursday, 11/15
2:00PM – 3:30PM
Room 105

The Cavaliers Bass Line w/ Russell Wharton


Friday, 11/16
12:00PM
Room 105

COMPETE AS AN INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP:

Individual Competition

High school and college individuals compete for national honors on snare, multi-tenors, keyboard, timpani, and multiple percussion.

Small Ensemble Competition

A competitive festival for Snare Drum, Multi-Tenors, Bass Drum, and Cymbal Ensembles.

DrumLine Battle

See how your group rates in a head-to-head drumline battle in a bracketed tournament format. Independent groups, drum corp ensembles, high school, and university ensembles are welcome to compete.

INTERACTIVE CLINIC:

A “Non-Competitive Format” where two accomplished and experienced clinicians will evaluate your group’s performance, and work with your students for up to 30 minutes.

Veronica Wicks - Clinician

Veronica Wicks is a percussion educator in Southern California with an additional background of study in psychology and social work. Veronica currently is the Percussion Caption Head at Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corp. She is an educator, visual designer, and program coordinator at several high schools in California and additionally teaches Broken City Percussion. Veronica has taught many schools throughout her teaching career and is dedicated to educating young adults in personal growth and development through music and mentorship.

Gifford Howard - Clinician

Dr. GIFFORD HOWARTH is currently Associate Professor of Percussion at Bloomsburg University located in Bloomsburg, PA. He is currently a national adjudicator for DCI, WGI, and BOA along with several state wide marching band and indoor percussion circuits. Dr. Howarth is a National Yamaha Performing Artist, a Signature Artist for the Vic Firth Company, and a clinician for Remo Percussion and the Zildjian Cymbal Company. He has several works published through Tap Space publications.

WHEN AND WHERE:

CLINICS & CONCERTS

All MarchingFest clinics and concerts will take place between Thursday, November 15 and Saturday, November 17, 2018. Please visit www.pasic.org/schedule for full list of clinics and concerts.

COMPETITIONS

All MarchingFest competitions will take place on Thursday, November 15 and Friday, November 16, 2018. Find the complete competition packets, including the performance schedule and logistics information below: