OMEA Contest and All-State Band 2018-19

OMEA Contest

Solo & Ensemble Contest (2019 dates)

  • Saturday, February 9:  OMEA Solo & Ensemble (Grades 9-12)
    • Location:  Lakota West High School
    • All band members will be part of an ensemble at contest
    • All band members are invited to also enter a solo at contest
  • Date TBD:  Ridge Jr. Solo & Ensemble Contest
  • Date TBD:  Plains Jr. Solo & Ensemble Contest

Large Group Contest (2019 dates) – Fairfield High School

  • Friday March 8
    • Symphonic Band – Perform at 5:45pm, Sight Reading at 6:25pm
    • Symphonic Winds – Perform at 9pm, Sigh Reading at 9:40pm
  • Saturday March 9
    • Freshman Zero Bell – Perform at 8:30am, Sight Reading at 9:05am
    • Freshman First Bell – Perform at 10:45am, Sight Reading at 11:20pm
    • Concert Band – Perform at at 1:45pm, Sight Reading at 2:20pm

2019 All State Band Information:

All-State Band Audition Information

The all state application is submitted by the student via the OMEA website.  All-State ensembles are a wonderful joy for the students, and a great experience for everyone involved.  Deadline for submission is the end of May. See below for selection process dates:

March 1
Application and audition material available on website listed above.
May 31
Deadline for all applications to be submitted via the online registration system.
August 31
Notification of results to applicants and directors.