WIBC Directors - Schedule

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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22
4:00 - 10:00 p.m. Check-in for students and directors
7:30 p.m. CONCERT: Oak Ridge HS Percussion Ensemble (Texas)
9:00 p.m. CONCERT: Mt. Si HS Jazz Ensemble (Washington)
10:00 p.m. Honor band meeting & introduction of guest conductors

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23
8:00 - 8:50 a.m. Director Clinic #1: Robert W. Smith (Composer - Troy Univ.), "Building Comprehensive Musicianship Through Band Warmups and Fundamentals”
9:00 - 9:50 a.m. Director Clinic #2: Dr. Tim, "Developing a Culture of Excellence"
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Sightreading Session #1
2:45 - 3:35 p.m. Director Clinic #3: Boston Brass, "Rewired - The Incredible Benefits of Getting Back to Basics"
7:30 - 8:30 p.m. CONCERT: Wylie East HS Symphonic Band (Texas)
9:00 - 10:00 p.m. CONCERT: Central Washington University Wind Ensemble (Washington)

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24
9:00 - 9:50 a.m. Director Clinic #4: Dr. Cynthia Johnston Turner (Univ. of Georgia), "21st Century Rehearsal Techniques to Engage and Inspire"
10:15 - 11:45 a.m. Sightreading Session #2
12:00 noon Directors Luncheon
2:00 - 2:50 p.m. Director Clinic #5: Ray Cramer (Indiana Univ., retired), "Building a Legacy in the Pursuit of Excellence"
2:45 - 5:00 p.m. College Night - WIBC high school students talk with college band directors
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3:00 - 3:50 p.m. Director Clinic #6: Dr. Lowell Graham (UTEP), "The American March"
8:00 - 8:45 p.m. CONCERT: WIBC U Intercollegiate Honor Band
9:15 - 10:15 p.m. CONCERT: Boston Brass

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 25
8:30 - 9:50 a.m. Director Clinic #7: Patrick Sheridan, “Rehearsal Techniques of the Masters”
10:30 a.m. CONCERT: Phoenix-Sunbird Honor Band Concert
12:30 p.m. CONCERT: Firebird-Thunderbird Honor Band Concert
2:30 p.m. End of concerts/convention