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Percussion Premier Schedule – Posted

Hello!  The scheduled for the 2017 NWAPA Percussion Premier at Glencoe HS on February 11th has been posted.  It can be found on the Percussion Premier Event Page.  If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to Jeff Mitchell .

Guard Premier Schedules Updated – At Capacity

The schedules for the 2017 NWAPA Winter Guard Premier at Tigard HS on February 4th are have been updated and the event is now at capacity.  Please navigate to the Premier Event Page to review.  If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to Jeff Mitchell .

Winter Is Coming!

The winter contest schedule is posted and available on the Winter Information Page.  The Winter Member and Show Sponsor handbooks are also posted in that area and provide additional information on unit entry fees, available classifications etc.

In the coming weeks, addenda with specific contest rules for guard, percussion and winds will be posted.  Keep on the lookout for these.

Don’t forget, we have an exciting opportunity that debuted last year – Winds!  Be sure to read the NWAPA Winds Info Letter from Max Logan, our Winds Vice President to learn all about it.

The December General Membership Meeting is on December 11th at 2:00p at West Salem High School. The agenda includes a recap of our fall season as well as an overview of the 2017 winter season.  Be sure to attend so your voice can be heard.

Southridge Schedule Updated

The schedule for the Spectacle of Sound on October 22nd has again changed since it was originally posted.  The start times for prelims and finals remain the same but performance times for some bands have been altered.  Please reference the Spectacle of Sound schedule for updated information.

Century Showcase Schedule Updated

Hello!  The Century Showcase schedule has been slightly altered.  The prelims contest will now be starting at 12:15.  Preliminary awards are still at the same time and Finals will still start at 5:30p.  If you are attending the Century Showcase on October 8th, please take a moment to review the new schedule which can be found on the Events page or under Schedules on your Contest Dynamics Unit Event Page.