State Marching Ensemble Contest
(Procedures & Registration Below)

         I.     Qualification to Entry-Schools that choose to participate at the Arkansas State Marching Contest must earn a 1st or 2nd Division at Region
               Marching Assessment.
  Schools will have to pre-register by a prescribed date.  If a ensemble pre-registers for the event, and does not qualify at
               Region Assessment then the entire amount of the registration fee will be refunded.

            II.     Prescribed Date - The event will be held Monday-Tuesday of the 18th AAA calendar week, rain date is Monday-Tuesday of the 19th week. 
                For  2021 Monday-Tuesday, November 1-2 - rain date Monday-Tuesday, November 8-9.
                For  2021 -  Classes 1A, 2A, 3A, 4A on Monday ; Classes 5A, 6A, 7A on Tuesday

           III.    Fees - The Registration Fee for this event will be $300.00. Tickets for State Marching Contest will be $10 + handling fee ($1.00 + cc processing fee of .029% + 0.30). Only virtual tickets will be sold.  A link will be posted on the
              
website to purchase tickets.  Pre-K admitted free with paying entrant.  Number of passes that will be available for each group are listed in Contest Rules Document below.

           IV.   Format of Contest - The ensembles will compete by ASBOA Classification in this event. Each ensemble will perform once during the contest (no finals).   
               
The scoring breakdown would be 60% Music, and 40%  Visual.

          V.  Event Tracks

                1 - Live Performance for RANKING and RATING

                2 - Live Performance for RATING only
3 - Prerecorded performance submitted through Competition Suite

          V.  Awards
1st Division Marching Ensemble
3rd Place in Class

                2nd Place in Class

                1st Place in Class

                Overall Music   

                Overall Visual

 

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Must complete all 4 steps below by October 8, 2021

1 - Registration   ---   2 - Invoice   ---   3 - Copyright  --   4 - $$$
To pay by Credit Card, request an invoice from asboajg@gmail.com
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All Classes   --   MUST READS!
 Rubrics and Adjudication Sheets

State Marching Ensemble Contest Procedures

War Memorial Rules and Procedures


Policies for Stadium

Map of War Memorial Stadium


State Contest Schedule

 



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