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Department of Music

College of Arts & Sciences

38th Annual ETSU High School Honor Bands Festival

Friday, January 27th - Saturday, January 28th, 2017

D. P. Culp Center Ballroom & Auditorium, ETSU campus


Guest Conductor (Gold Band): Mr. Perry Elliott, Director of Bands, Elizabethton HS, Elizabethton, TN
ETSU graduate in Music Education, 1977
Guest Conductor (Blue Band): Mr. Uley Daniels, Director of Bands (retired), Holston HS, Damascus, VA
ETSU graduate in Music Education, 1981

Honor Band Schedule:

  • Friday:
    • Section seating and band placement auditions held Friday morning with ETSU studio teachers
    • Rehearsal (both bands): Noon - 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday:
    • Rehearsal (both bands): 8:30 to 11:30
    • Lunch: 11:30-1:00
    • Rehearsal: 1:00-2:00
    • Honor Bands Concert: 3:00

Participation Information:

  • Students recommended by their band director
  • Participation fee is $25 per student
  • Concert is free
  • In-service credit offered for participating band directors
  • Questions?  Contact: Dr. Christian Zembower at  or  (423) 439-4296)


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