Friday, December 1, 2017

1:15 - 3:30 p.m. UA Symphonic Band Dress Rehearsal with Richard Saucedo, Guest Composer
Student Union Ballroom
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Composers Forum with Richard Saucedo, Guest Composer
Room 05 Guzzetta Hall - UA Composition Students

5:30 p.m. OBDC Honor Band Rehearsal with Dustin Seifert, Guest Conductor
Guzzetta Recital Hall
6:00 - 6:30  p.m. Meet the Composer – Richard Saucedo
Guzzetta Hall Atrium
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. OBDC Honor Band Rehearsal with Richard Saucedo
Guzzetta Recital Hall
7:40 - 8:30 p.m. UA Faculty Recital – Guzzetta Recital Hall

Friday, December 1, 2017
OMEA Adjudicated Events Session Schedule

5:00 - 6:00 p.m. OMEA Adjudicated Events Session
Dr. William K. Guegold – Director of Adjudications
Guzzetta Hall – Room 147
6:00 - 6:30  p.m. Band Director Reception
Guzzetta Hall Atrium
6:30 - 7:00 p.m. OMEA Adjudicated Events Session
Observe OBDC Honor Band Rehearsal / Mock Adjudication Session
Guzzetta Recital Hall
7:00 - 7:30 p.m. OMEA Adjudicated Events Session
Post Adjudication Wrap-Up
Guzzetta Hall – Room 147
7:40 - 8:30 p.m. UA Faculty Recital – Guzzetta Recital Hall

 Saturday, December 2, 2017

Due to the UA Football Team's success as MAC East Champions and participation in the MAC Championship Game on Saturday, December 2, 2017, the UA University and Concert Bands will not perform during OBDC this year.

The adjusted schedule is listed below.  Thank you for your support and understanding.

8:00 a.m. OBDC Registration Opens
Student Union Ballroom
8:15 a.m.

OBDC Honor Band Rehearsal - Guzzetta Recital Hall
Dustin Seifert, conductor
OPEN TO ALL DIRECTORS

8:45 a.m.

UNIVERSITY OF AKRON CHAMBER WINDS - Student Union Ballroom
Petite Symphonie - Charles Gounod
John Connors (UA Graduate Student), conductor

9:45 a.m.

CONCERT #1 – Anthony Wayne High School Symphonic Winds
Roy Young, conductor

10:45 a.m.

CONCERT #2 – Canfield Middle School 8th Grade Concert Band
Jim Volenik, conductor &
Canfield High School Symphonic Band
Mike Kelly, conductor

Noon OBDC Hall of Fame Luncheon
Open to all directors – Pre-Registration required
Student Union Ballroom C/D
1:30 p.m.

CONCERT #3 – UA Symphonic Band, Galen S. Karriker, conductor

2:30 p.m. Clinic – "Unlocking Creativity Through Focused Repetition" Richard Saucedo – guest composer
Student Union 312
3:30 p.m. CONCERT #4 – OBDC Honor Band, Dustin Seifert, conductor
Student Union Ballroom
5:30 p.m.

Join Richard Saucedo & Dustin Seifert for a
Reception at Bricco – downtown Akron (at director’s expense)
RSVP by Nov. 29, 2017 – gsk1@uakron.edu

FOR MORE INFORMATION - CONTACT UA BANDS
uabands@uakron.edu OR 330-972-6919