Three “Town Hall” type events are being held in conjunction with the OMEA Marching Band Summer Sessions. The purpose of these events is to gather data from OMEA Members regarding the current policies and practices of OMEA Marching Band Events in an effort to continue to improve the events and serve the needs of our membership and Ohio’s students. These Town Halls are open to ALL Marching Band Directors who currently participate or who might be interested in participating in a marching band event.
WHO: ALL OMEA High School Band Directors
TIME AND LOCATIONS:
• Saturday, June 2 – Ohio State University Steinbrenner Band Center, 10:00AM-11:15AM
(Music, Visual, GE, Percussion and Auxiliary Sessions are available for attendees from 11:15AM to 1:00PM.)
• Wednesday, June 6 – University of Akron Guzzetta Hall, 12:00PM-1:15PM
(Music, Visual, GE, Percussion and Auxiliary Sessions are available for attendees from 1:15 to 3:00PM.)
• Friday, July 6 – University of Cincinnati Rockwern Band Center, 5:30PM-6:45PM
(Music, Visual, GE, Percussion and Auxiliary Sessions are available for attendees from 6:30 to 8:30PM.)
COST: Free (Parking Fees may apply)
WHAT: A chance to share what you feel is strong about OMEA Marching Band Events, what you feel needs improved, ideas that you might have for improvement, ways to increase offerings for a wider audience of marching band participants. Participants are encouraged to participate in the content specific topic sessions that follow. Please register by clicking HERE. Final information will be sent to registered participants during the week leading up to each event. Advanced registration is appreciated but not required.