State Solo/Ensemble Contest will be taking place Friday May1-Saturday May 2. The schedule for the weekend is as follows:
Students will report to their first and second hour class for attendance and then be released to load the bus.
9:00 a.m. – Depart high school
12:30 – 4:30’ish’ – Stop for lunch and shopping at Osage Outlet Mall
6:00 p.m. – Arrive at Stony Creek Inn for check-in and then dinner
7:00 - 8 p.m.’ish’ – Dinner and then back to hotel
10:00 p.m. – Everyone in their rooms for inspection
11:00 p.m. – Lights Out
6:00 a.m. – Wake up, get ready, and eat breakfast
6:50 a.m. – Check-out
7:00 a.m. – Depart hotels
7:15 a.m. – Arrive at MU, unload, find performance rooms, and warmup
8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Perform, watch performances, support each other, and warm-up (show up 30 minutes before performance)
2:30-p.m.’ish’ – Depart MU and head to Neosho
5:00 - 6p.m. – Possible stop for dinner
7:30 p.m.’ish’ – Arrive in Neosho. Unload bus.
The hotel we are staying at Friday night is the Stoney Creek Inn – 2601 Providence Rd., Columbia, MO 65203. (573) 442-6400
Students will be assigned rooms. You must stay in your room until morning. All rooms will be taped for verification. Tape removed in the morning
What you need to bring: your performance clothes, your instrument, mallets, sticks, reeds, money for lunch and dinner (both days), and possible shopping money, clothes to change into, and overnight bag, extra pillows and blankets if you prefer for sleep etc. Bring something to snack on if you will get hungry during the ride there or back.
Breakfast will be available at the hotel for the students as well.
Be courteous to other groups and to each other over this two-day event! Remember, you are representing the band, music department, the school, and all of Neosho! Please conduct yourselves accordingly!
Percussion Ensemble 8:09 Stotler North Memorial Union
Jackson Collinsworth 8:35 Fine Arts Building
Brett Barnes 8:49 Green Chapel South Memorial Union
Percussion Ensemble 9:59 Stotler North Memorial Union
Kai Kelso 10:55 Green Chapel South Memorial Union
DJ Robinson 11:09 South Memorial Union
John Crosby 1:01 South Memorial Union
Tantyn Skaggs 1:22 Fine Arts Building
Trombone Quartet 1:22 North Memorial Union