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All-Catholic Honor Band

EVENT DATE: Saturday, January 19, 2019

Registration Deadline: Friday, December 21, 2018
Registration: PDF Registration, Online Registration
Participants: Advanced Catholic high school band students selected through director nomination
Objective: This honor band gives Catholic high school students an opportunity to perform quality repertoire with students ranked at the highest performance level.

Since 2004, VanderCook College of Music has hosted the All-Catholic Honor Band, bringing together the best musicians from Chicagoland's Catholic high schools. The band will rehearse during the morning and afternoon, and perform in the early evening.

To nominate students, directors should fill out a nomination form, linked above. Completed nomination forms should be received no later than Friday, December 21, 2018

Once we have received the nominations, we will let you know which students have been selected and provide you with final festival information. Music will be distributed the day of the festival. Following selection of the band, a $40 per student participation fee is due no later than Friday, January 18, 2019. Please pay for all students on one school-printed check or purchase order. A credit card payment is also accepted. Please do not send personal checks or individual student payments. Make all checks out to VanderCook College of Music.

Fees cannot be refunded once student is selected, so please nominate wisely. This fee includes a performance t-shirt and lunch. Music will be issued on the day of the festival.

Return completed form and payment to:

VanderCook College of Music
Attn: Patrick Benson - ACHB
3140 S. Federal St.
Chicago, IL 60616-3731

If you wish to fax your submission, the number is 312.225.5211.

If you have any questions, please contact PaBenson at 312.788.1139 or


VanderCook College of Music

3140 South Federal Street
Chicago, IL 60616-3731
(312) 225-6288

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