Students will be nominated by their high school music teachers. 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.
Before submitting nominations, directors may wish to gather information from their nominees by using the Student Information Form.
Access the nomination form here.
Approximately 90 students will be selected for the Festival of Winds Honor
Band. Directors should confirm their students' availability before nominating them.
There will be a $50 non-refundable participant fee per student selected. This fee includes instruction by a nationally-recognized
conductor, sectional rehearsals led by Hendrix College faculty, as well as lunch and
snacks. Checks should be made out to Hendrix College.
- Nominations must be submitted online by March 15
- Participants will be notified on or before April 1
- Fees must be received by April 18
- Music will be sent to directors on or before April 15