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Upcoming Items:
General Membership Meeting
Date: Saturday Dec. 9
Location: Sherwood HS
Time: Noon-2:00pm
Percussion Clinic with Sean Vega, Caleb Rothe
Time: 2:00-6:00pm

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Tom Mosher

New stadium area map for Liberty Marching Arts Challenge

The stadium area band parking map has been updated.

Posted here and updated on the Event page.


Liberty Marching Arts and Championships: events are full

The Liberty Marching Arts event on Oct. 29, and the NWAPA Championships on Nov. 5 have both reached their maximum capacity.

Both events are closed to new entries.

The Southridge Spectacle of Sound on Oct. 22 remains open for new entries.

New Swap Meet item – for sale: student model tenor saxophone

See the Swap Meet for this listing.

A/AA classification split announced

From James Nowickas (NWAPA Fall VP):

The Class A cut-off for 2016 will be at 74. Any band with 75 members and above will automatically be placed in Class AA.


From Tom Mosher (website admin):

Band registrations have been updated to assign bands to the correct classification.

Fall Draw Results

Here are the results from the Fall Draw.

2016 Fall Draw Results

For each event, prelims performance order will be determined first by the band classification (A – AA – Open at all events), then in sequence from the draw list.

A and AA classifications will be determined by Sept. 12.