2014 Mozingo Music Percussion Competition

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September 6

  $15-175
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The 25th Annual Mozingo Music Marching Percussion Competition will be held on Saturday, September 6, 2014, at Francis Howell North High School.

Apply with our online forms, linked below.

NOTEthere are two forms; one for the full band and one for the solo competition.

If you are not familiar with our event, please feel free to contact Jeremy Miller at 636.227.5722 or via email at jmiller@mozingomusic.com for more information.

GROUP REGISTRATION SOLO REGISTRATION


GROUP ENTRY

Entry fee: $175.
Please mail checks to:
  Mozingo Music, Attn: Jeremy Miller
  100 Clarkson Rd.
  Ellisville, MO 63011

Performance order will be determined by the order in which entries are received. The earliest entries get the later time slots, except for the final places in each 3 divisions, which will be given to last year’s finalists from each division. Entry deadline is August 22, 2014.

SOLO ENTRY

Entry Fee: $15 if registered by August 29 | $20 after August 29.
Please mail checks to:
  Mozingo Music, Attn: Jeremy Miller
  100 Clarkson Rd.
  Ellisville, MO 63011

Participants are highly encouraged to pre-register.
SOLO RULES:
- Soloists must be members of drum lines competing at this contest.
- Solos must be between 2.5 and 5 minutes in length.
- Any solo exceeding the time limit will be penalized .1 point for every second over the time limit.
- This contest is for solos (1 person) only.
- Accepted instruments are snare, tenors, marimba, xylophone, vibraphone and timpani.
- Must have at least 3 timpani solos pre-registered, to award a trophy.
- Performance times will be set once the drum line schedule is finalized.


ELLIGIBILITY:
Any high school drumline. All members of the drumline must be in compliance with all state activities association rules.
PERFORMANCE:
Top 3 winners from previous year will play last in their class. All other performance times will be based on postmarked/paid entry fee.
INSTRUMENTATION:
Any acoustic or electronic percussion is allowed. One electrical cord will be provided in the center of the sideline. All groups are responsible for providing their own instruments and any other electrical accessories.
TIME LIMITS:
5 to 9 minute performance time limit for World/Open, 5 to 8 minute performance time limit for Class A. There is a 1 minute, non-evaluated, warm up period allowed before each group performs.
GENERAL:
Drill may be used to enhance performances, but is not mandatory or evaluated. Directors or drum majors may conduct the ensemble.
PENALTIES:
Over/Under Time Limit: 1/10th point for every second
ADJUDICATION:
All performances will be judged on a build-up basis, with judges appraising musical analysis and general effect. Compliance with the competition guidelines will be monitored by Mozingo Music or their appointed representative. Assessment of any penalty is the responsibility of Mozingo Music and any decision made regarding assessment is at their sole discretion.
INFORMATION:
Jeremy Miller – Mozingo Music
Ellisville Store-636.779.5611 or 314.504.5169
jmiller@mozingomusic.com

Details

Date:
September 6
Cost:
$15-175

Organizer

Jeremy Miller
Phone:
(636) 227-5722
Email:
Website:
http://mozingomusic.com

Venue

Francis Howell North High School
Phone:
(636) 851-4900
2549 Hackmann Rd, St. Charles, MO 63303 United States
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Website:
http://fhsdfhn.sharpschool.net/

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