Southern West Virginia Honor Band will be March 9, 10, and 11, 2017.
Students will audition on Thursday evening, March 9, and those selected will rehearse for two days, Friday and Saturday, March 10 and 11, at Woodrow Wilson High School under the direction of excellent conductors and will perform a concert for their parents and friends on Saturday, March 11, at Woodrow Wilson High School Auditorium.
The Gold Band guest conductor will be Dr. Susan Creasap, Professor of Music and Director of Bands at Morehead State University, KY.
The Silver Band guest conductor will be Adam Loudin, Band Director at Robert L. Bland Middle School, Lewis County, WV.
A custom-designed festival certificate and T-shirt will be mementos of this eventful weekend.
An alternate snow date in case of inclement weather will be March 16, 17, and 18, 2017.
The Southern West Virginia Honor Band is sponsored by the Raleigh County Bandmasters Association.