2019-20 Decatur Band Calendar

Concerts and Contests

November

  • Nov. 1 (Friday) Guest Artist Concert
  • Nov. 22-25 (Friday-Monday) WIBC Honor Bands
  • TBD FWPS Jazz Festival

December

  • Dec. 12 (Thursday) Winter Band Concert
  • Dec. 13 (Friday) Winter Jazz Concert

January
Jan. 10-11 (Friday, Saturday) PLU Honor Bands

February

  • Feb. 8 (Satuday) Big Band Showcase
  • Feb. 14-16 (Friday-Sunday) All State Honor Bands
  • TBD Service Area Concert
  • Feb. 22 (Saturday) Solo and Ensemble (regional)
  • Feb. 27 (Thursday) Spring Band Concert

March

  • March 7 (Saturday) CWU Wind Fest
  • March 14 (Saturday) Large Ensemble Contest
  • March 25-28 (Wednesday – Saturday) Band California/Hollywood Tour

April
April 24 (ensembles), April 25 (solos) Solo and Ensemble (state)

May

  • May 2 (Saturday) Bellevue Jazz Festival
  • May 14 (Thursday) Decatur Jazz 1 is invited by Dr. Vianna to share stage with both PLU Jazz band and the guest artist Greg Gisbert. *Greg is an amazing trumpet player who had played with Buddy Rich, Woody Herman, Wynton Marsalis… just to name a few.
  • May 16 (Saturday) CWU Jazz Festival
  • May 21 (Thursday) Finale Band Concert
  • May 22 (Friday)Finale Jazz Concert

June
June 6 (Saturday) Graduation

Audition Deadlines

October
Oct. 8 (Tuesday) All State Honor Ensembles
Oct. 12 (Saturday) WIBC Honor Ensembles

Decatur Band Calendar (as of 10/17)