Loudon Invitational High School Marching Band Competition, 15 Oct. 2022

Our second competition of the season will be held at the Loudon Invitational, hosted by Dominion High School, 21326 Augusta Drive, Sterling, VA

Ticket Pricing is $10.00 for general admission (13+) Youth (6-12) $5.00.

Adjudicators for the competition:

Ensemble Music – Stan Schoonover
Ensemble Visual – Jason Derting
GE Music – Jerry Philp
GE Visual – Bob Wall
Individual Music – Chris Martin
Individual Visual – Patrick Mitchell
Color Guard – Elisa Lessard
Percussion – Paul Fadoul
Adjudicator Biographies HERE

Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend this event. The performances are amazing, and fun for the whole family.

Marching Cavalier’s Itinerary:

12:00 PM – Seatrain/Garage Opens, set up props
12:30 PM Rehearsal Begins
2:30 PM – Rehearsal ends; eat, pack, load (bring lunch)
4:30 PM – Depart WTW
5:30 PM – Arrive; unload, RR, Assemble Props
6:25 PM – Warm Up (Warm Up Area 1)

6:55 PM – Move from Warm Up to Gate
7:05 PM – Gate Time
7:15 PM –Performance Time
9:00 PM – Awards
9:15 PM – Load buses, Depart
10:00 PM– Arrive at WTW, unload, clean room, dismiss

• Bring a bag lunch
• Uniform – Be sure to have black marching shoes, black socks, white T-shirt. No jewelry or nail polish.
• Bring good instruments unless it is raining.
• Bring extra reeds, mouthpiece caps and tuners.
• Students must ride the bus to and from the event. If there is an extenuating circumstance, it must be in writing and approved by the director.
• After we perform, all students will sit as a group in the bleachers for the awards. There will be no wandering around the stadium.

Full Competition Draft Schedule of Events

Woodgrove HSPurcellville, VAGRP 112:00 PM
Tuscarora HS Leesburg, VAGRP 112:15 PM
Thomas Edison HSAlexandria, VAGRP 112:30 PM
Loudoun Valley HSPurcellville, VAGRP 112:45 PM
Kettle Run HSNokesville, VAGRP 11:00 PM
Broad Run HSAshburn, VAGRP 11:15 PM
Loudoun CountyLeesburg, VAGRP 21:30 PM
Battlefield HSHaymarket, VAGRP 21:45 PM
Dominion HSSterling, VAEXHIBITION2:00 PM

Groups 1 & 2 Awards Ceremony 2:15 PM

Potomac Falls HSPotomac Falls, VAGRP 33:15 PM
Hayfield HSAlexandria, VAGRP 33:30 PM
Alexandria City HSAlexandria, VAGRP 33:45 PM
Riverside HSLeesburg, VAGRP 34:00 PM
Stone Bridge HSAshburn, VAGRP 34:15 PM

Break at 4:30 PM

Wakefield HSArlington, VAGRP 44:45 PM
Thomas Jefferson HSSTAlexandria, VAGRP 45:00 PM
South Lakes HSReston, VAGRP 45:15 PM
Fairfax HSFairfax, VAGRP 45:30 PM
Centreville HSClifton, VAGRP 45:45 PM

Groups 3 & 4 Awards Ceremony 6:00 PM

Oakton HSVienna, VAGRP 57:00 PM
WT Woodson HSFairfax, VAGRP 57:15 PM
Robinson Secondary HSFairfax, VAGRP 57:30 PM
West Springfield HSWest Springfield, VAGRP 57:45 PM
Langley HSMclean, VAGRP 58:00 PM
John Champe HSAldie, VAGRP 58:15 PM
Freedom HSSouth Riding, VAGRP 58:30 PM
Rock Ridge HSAshburn, VAGRP 58:45 PM

Groups 5 Award Ceremony 9:00 PM