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Date: Sunday Aug 27
Location: Tigard HS
Time: Noon to 2:00 pm

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Tom Mosher

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.

Deadline for A/AA band size report

NWAPA member bands registered as Class “A” and “A or AA” must report their number of members by 4:00pm on Sept. 9. The member count must be updated on your unit registration page. The split between class A and AA will be set on Saturday Sept. 10, and will be published by Monday Sept. 12.


Fall General Meeting this Sunday

NWAPA Fall General Membership Meeting/Fall Draw is Sunday August 28th at Liberty HS 12:00 PM Noon. Event registration fees must be paid by Aug 28th in order to participate in the Fall Draw for performance order at all events.