The Tri-State Band Symposium

An Honor Band Experience for the Tri-State’s finest wind and percussion players and their directors

Why Attend the USU Band Symposium?
FORMAT OF THE SYMPOSIUM:
for students. . .
•  Rehearsals and sectionals with the finest wind and percussion clinicians in the Mountainwest
•  Performance of the finest literature for winds and percussion under world-class conductors
•  Special sessions on the college entrance process, scholarships, and financial aid to any university or college
for directors. . .
•  In-service credit for professional development
•  Band director clinics including such topics as literature selection, rehearsal techniques, and gestures of conducting
HOUSING FOR THE SYMPOSIUM:
•  To allow freedom of choice, overnight housing is arranged by individuals (see below).  Utah State University is not responsible for students when not in attendance at a Symposium event.
Symposium contact:
Thomas P. Rohrer, Director of Bands
rohrer@hass.usu.edu
(435) 797-3004 (office)
(435) 797-1862 (FAX)
Housing Information:
Alta Manor Suites
45 E 500 N Logan
(435) 752-0808
Anniversary Inn
169 E Center Logan
(435) 752-3443
Reservations: 1-800-574-7605 (toll free)
Best Western Baugh Motel
153 S Main Logan
(435) 752-5220
Best Western-Weston Inn
250 N Main Logan
(435) 752-5700
Reservations: 1-800-532-5055 (toll free)
Comfort Inn
447 N Main Logan                 
(435) 752-9141
Crystal Inn
853 S Main Logan
(435) 752-0707
Days Inn Logan
364 S Main Logan
(435) 753-5623
Hampton Inn
1655 N Main St Logan
(435) 713-4567
Old Trapper Inn
43 E 100 S Logan
(435) 753-5602
Providence Inn-Old Rock Church
10 S Main Providence
(435) 752-3432
Ramada Limited
2002 S US 89/91 Logan
(435) 787-2060
Sherwood Hills Resort
Hwy 89-91 Wellsville Canyon Wellsville
 (435) 245-5054
Super 8 Motel
865 S Hwy 89-91 Logan
(435) 753-8883
University Inn
Utah State University Logan
(435) 797-0017
  Summary Information:

• When: Friday-Saturday,
December 4-5, 2009

• Where: Kent Concert Hall,
Utah State University
* PUT NEXT YEAR ON YOUR CALENDAR!!!
* updated, Dec. 9, 2008

How can my students and/or I attend?

Complete the Student Nomination Form, including brief evaluations of the students you name.

Enclose check ($15) for each student payable as follows:

UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY
MUSIC DEPARTMENT

Complete the Director Registration Form. Deadline for nominations/registration is October 15, 2009.

Directors will be notified of students accepted by November 1, 2009. Checks will be returned for students not accepted, and accepted students (or replacements chosen by director) will be expected at the event; checks are not refundable once a student is accepted.

*   The Symposium will accept as many students as possible, with principal consideration to a balanced instrumentation to ensure the finest experience for students in attendance.