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Department of Music and Theatre
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Malloy Hall 137
Phone: 785-628-4533
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High Plains Marching Festival Registration

Please submit ASAP, but no later than September 30, 2015.

Yes, we would like to participate in the High Plains Marching Festival at FHSU on Monday, Oct. 26, 2015.


Name of Band:  

Name of School:

School Postal Address:  

School Phone Number:

Name of Band Director(s):  

Band Director Preferred Phone (office or cell):    

Band Director Email Address:  

Approximate Size of Band:  

School Size Classification:  

We will (check one):


Special Requests:  

The High Plains Marching Festival will use a six judge format. All bands will be adjudicated by: two music judges, one general effect judge, one marching judge, one percussion judge, and one auxiliary judge. Percussion and auxiliary ratings will not be used to compute the final rating; however, we will recognize outstanding performances in these areas. All bands participating on the field will be included in the awards ceremony at the end of the festival.

NOTE: All judges will be requested to provide both written and recorded comments for each band. Bands will be scheduled by size, but we will also do our best to honor special scheduling requests submitted in advance. The entry fee is also due by September 30, 2015, unless other arrangements are made with Lane Weaver. General admission is $3 for all students with a student ID $5 for adults. The concession stand at Lewis Field will be open during the festival.

Mail entry fees payable to FHSU Department of Music and Theatre to:

Dr. Lane Weaver
FHSU Department of Music & Theatre
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601

Questions? Please contact Dr. Lane Weaver or call (785-628-5353).


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