The Iowa Honor Band will be held on February 29-March 1, 2020. All activities will be held in the Voxman Music Building located at 93 East Burlington Street on the campus of the University of Iowa. 

The 2020 Iowa Honor Band conductor will be Dr. Richard Mark Heidel, Director of Bands, University of Iowa.

The fee for participating in the 2020 Iowa Honor Band is $15.00, which will include all honor band activities and festival t-shirt. Information regarding payment will be made after the members have been selected.

PLEASE NOTE: THE APPLICATION PROCESS WILL BEGIN IN THE FALL 2019! 

Summary of the application/selection process:

     A. Shortly after the application deadline, the directors of the students that submitted applications will receive an online information form to complete.

    B.  The applications will then be evaluated and ranked based on the information provided by the students. 

     C. Iowa Honor Band members will be selected according to the rankings based on the desired instrumentation for the band. 

     D. Notifications will follow as soon as possible after the selections have been finalized.

     E. The goal is to have the members selected and notified by sometime in November.

     F. Once the members have been selected, directors will be contacted regarding payment for the registration fees.

 

IOWA HONOR BAND


Saturday and Sunday, February 29-March 1, 2020

Voxman Music Building

Master Schedule - Tentative

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29 - All activities in the Voxman Music Building, 93 East Burlington Street, Iowa City

8:00 AM - Student Registration - Lobby 

8:30 AM - Welcome! All participants meet in the Concert Hall

9:00 AM - Master classes - Locations available at registration

10:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Honor Band Rehearsal I - 2400 VOX

10:00 - 11:00 AM - Director's Clinic

12:00 PM - Lunch on your own

1:30 - 2:30 PM - Sectionals - Locations available at registration

2:45 - 5:00 PM - Honor Band Rehearsal II - Concert Hall

5:00 - 6:30 PM - Dinner on your own. 

6:30 PM - UI Showcase Concert - UI Concert Band and Symphony Band - Concert Hall

                    The concert is open to the public and free of charge.

SUNDAY, MARCH 1 - All activities in the Voxman Music Building

9:30 AM - Iowa Honor Band dress rehearsal on stage

11:00 AM - Lunch on your own

12:15 PM - Be on stage in concert attire for brief warm-up

12:30 PM - Doors open to the public

1:00 PM - Concert

The concert is open to the public and free of charge.

 

 

Hancher Auditorium

 

                                                                                          

Voxman Music Building