Brass & Percussion I&E Championships

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The Buglers Hall of Fame will sponsor the inaugural North American Championship for Individual and Ensemble Brass and Percussion, to be held on Saturday, March 17 in Bridgeport, CT.

The event is open to all performers, regardless of age or affiliation. Scoring will follow DCA guidelines and adjudication will be provided by industry professionals. The event begins at noon and features a "Hands-On" Master Class with Buglers Hall of Fame member and current DCA I&E Champion, Frank Dorritie. This will be especially helpful to anyone preparing for auditions, juries, and I&E competitions.


High School, Collegiate, and Drum Corps musicicans will compete in the following categories:

Brass
Instrument Format Duration (mins)
  • Soprano/Trumpet
  • Mellophone
  • French Horn
  • Baritone/Euphonium
  • Trombone
  • Contra Bass / Tuba
  • Solist
  • Duet
  • Trio to "Ten-tet"
  • Mini-Corps
    (11-21 performers)
1:30 – 3:00
1:30 – 3:00
2:00 – 5:00
5:00 – 10:00

Percussion
Instrument Format Duration (mins)
  • Snare
  • Tenor (single/multi)
  • Mallet Keyboard
  • Timpani
  • Bass Drum
  • Cymbal
  • Hand Percussion / Misc.
  • Mixed Ensemble
  • Solist
  • Ensembles – any combination
    (3-12 performers)
1:30 – 3:00
2:00 – 5:00

For further information and a registration form, send an email to BHOF2 [at] optonline [dot] net?subject=Request%20for%20more%20information%20-%20via%20DCP and save March 17th for the North American Brass and Percussion Championship.

Posted by on Saturday, December 23rd, 2006. Filed under Current News.