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Wind Symphony & High School Honor Band Festival Concert 

Saturday, February 17, 2018
Regina Auditorium 
1st floor of Regina Complex  
7:30-8:30 p.m. 

Free admission
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2018 Participating Schools:

Avon High School 
Beaumont High School 
Charles F. Brush High School 
Conneaut High School
Euclid High School
Fairport-Harding High School
Notre Dame College
Parma Constellation High School
Saint Ignatius High School
Saint Paul High School
South Central High School 
Steubenville High School

About the Clinicians:

Randy GreenwellRandy Greenwell is recently retired from Lawrence Township Schools, Indianapolis, Indiana, where he served 24 years of a 32 year teaching career. While at Lawrence Central High School, Randy served as the Director of Bands and Department Chair for Performing Arts. In January of 2017, Randy accepted a position as the Educational Support Manager (Central Region), for Conn Selmer. He now travels the country, working with bands, music educators, presenting clinics on a host of topics and assisting schools with their music education initiatives.


Michael KruegerMichael Krueger is the Director of Instrumental Studies and Music Theory Head at Notre Dame College. At NDC, Michael directs the NDC Wind Symphony and NDC Falcon Marching Band, teaches applied composition lessons, and teaches academic courses in music theory. In 2016, Michael joined the drum major and student leadership staff for Fred J. Miller.



Festival Information

Friday-Saturday, February 16-17, 2018. 
$40 per student (includes music, meals and clinician fees)

Housing is not provided. Each student is responsible for supplying their own instrument, pencil, and music stand. Percussionist are NOT required to supply instruments (NDC has wonderful equipment) but they are asked to bring mallets and sticks.

High School students will have the opportunity to rehearse in an exclusive ensemble with high class conductors, participate in masterclass with NDC Applied Faculty, and perform in a joint public concert with the NDC Wind Symphony.  

Students must be nominated for this honor. Instrumental directors should check their students' availability prior to submitting their nomination.  

Auditions for placement will be held on the first day of the festival. Audition material will be all major scales and sight-reading.

Michael Krueger
Director of Instrumental Studies

Schedule of Events

Friday, February 16th

4 p.m.: Registration and Placement Auditions 

6 p.m.: Dinner

7 p.m. to 10 p.m.: Opening rehearsal with Michael Krueger and Randy Greenwell


Saturday, February 17th

9 a.m.: Rehearsal #2

Noon: Lunch

1 p.m.: Masterclasses with NDC faculty
1 p.m.: Directors session with Michael Krueger and Randy Greenwell

2:15 p.m.: Rehearsal #3

5 p.m.: Dinner (on your own).

7:30 p.m.: NDC Wind Symphony and NDC Honor Band Concert




February 25
4:00 PM
Sunday February 25, 4:00pm
Christ the King Chapel, 3rd Floor Admin Bldg.
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