Registration packets will be mailed to all high school band directors in Michigan around Feb. 16. The forms cannot be submitted online. Nomination and registration forms should not be mailed before each nominee's 2016 solo/ensemble festival rating is known. The published mailing deadline for the 2016 conference is Friday, March 11.
Each high school band director in Michigan may nominate as many as four of his or her best players for participation in the 120-member Frank Ticheli All-Star Band which will rehearse and perform in Miller Auditorium on Spring Conference day. Band directors must mail their all-star nomination form and registration form no later than Friday, March 11.
The registration form should be mailed at the same time as the nomination form. Please verify student availability before you list them on the nomination form. Complete instructions are included on each form. Additional conference information will be mailed to all who register.