WIBC Frequently Asked Questions

As a band director, what does my registration cost cover?

REGISTRATION FEE:
Director registration cost for complete convention is $280.
Non-director or retired director registration is $165.

LODGING FEE:
Special Doubletree Hotel lodging fee $143 + tax per night (more info).

EVENTS/ACTIVITES INCLUDED IN REGISTRATION FEE:

  • Eight different clinics from our guest conductors/soloist(s)
  • Ten different concerts, including the two grand finale concerts from the Phoenix-Sunbird and Firebird-Thunderbird honor bands.
  • Two sight reading sessions of the top 35-40 pieces of the year. Sight reading conductors include the honor band guest conductors as well as band director peers from around the Northwest. (Click here for previous Bandworld Top 100 lists and demos)
  • Open honor band rehearsals for directors to watch the guest conductors/soloist(s) work with the honor bands.
  • Luncheon at Maxi's Restaurant on the top floor of the Doubletree Hotel.