Dr. John P. LaCognata
Director of Bands
UNC Wilmington

Guest Conductor
Dr. Jerry Markoch
Director of Bands
Athens Drive High School

December 4-6, 2014

The University of North Carolina Wilmington is pleased to announce the Fifth Annual UNCW Honor Band Festival. In addition to working with Director of Bands Dr. John LaCognata and our Guest Conductor Dr. Jerry Markoch (Athens Drive HS); the festival will include concerts by the UNCW Chamber Winds, Wind Symphony, and Big Band; full ensemble rehearsals; and master classes by the UNCW Department of Music applied faculty. The Festival will conclude on Saturday afternoon with a Finale Concert. Participants for the Festival will be selected based on their musical accomplishments and their director's assessment and recommendation.

Seniors . . . participants of the festival will have the opportunity to audition for admittance into the UNCW Music Department on Saturday, December 6th. Students auditioning at this time will receive full consideration for scholarships!

Nomination forms are due Monday, November 3, 2014

Director Introduction Letter
Nomination Form
Events Schedule
Student Invitation Letter
Student Registration Form/Photo Waiver
Hotel Information (coming soon)

Contact: Dr. John LaCognata

2014 Audition Excerpts
Bass Clarinet
French Horn
Euphonium BC
Euphonium TC
String Bass

UNCW is an EEO/AA Institution. Accommodations for disabilities
may be requested by contacting the Department of Music at 910.962.3415
at least 10 days prior to the event.

UNC Wilmington | 601 S. College Road, Wilmington NC 28403 | 910.962.3000 | About this Site | Copyright Notice | Feedback | Page maintained by:  S. Errante [ errantes AT uncw DOT edu ]