Selection Process

Students will be nominated by their high school music teacher. Selection will be based on the individual student’s musical experiences as well as comments provided by his or her music teacher. The information on the nomination form will also be used to determine seating within the section.

Download the nomination form.

Approximately 90 students will be selected for the Festival of Winds Honor Band. Please confirm your student’s availability before nominating them.

There will be a $40 non-refundable participant fee per student for those selected. This fee includes instruction by a nationally-recognized conductor, concert admission for family and friends, as well as lunch and snacks. Checks should be made out to Hendrix College.

Nomination Deadlines

  • Nominations must be postmarked Friday, February 28, 2014
  • Participants will be notified Monday, March 31
  • Fees will be due Friday, April 18
  • Music will be mailed to directors Friday, April 18

Mail or fax nomination forms to:

Dr. Karen Fannin, Director of Bands
Hendrix College
1600 Washington Ave.
Conway, AR 72032
Phone: (501) 450-1422
Fax: (501) 450-1437
fannin@hendrix.edu