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These groups will be scheduled between 11:00 a.m. and 4;00 p.m. with awards around 4:30 p.m.
Designed for MSHSAA Class 5A/6A.
The winner of 5A and 6A will be invited to finals as well as the next top 9 scores of the Gold Division.
Classification awards will be presented
45th Annual Invitational Marching Band Festival
Saturday, September 30th, 2023
Peve Stadium, Blue Springs High School
Band App for Band Directors and Staff
The GRI Event Staff will be utilizing the Band App for i-OS or Android to communicate information directly to band directors and staff on the day of the event. This may include weather related delays or changes to the schedule. It will also be used to coordinate the assembly of the Parade of Bands for the awards presentation.
The app is FREE. In addition to being a great place to ask questions of the GRI Event Staff directly, the profile will include the director's guide for the event in the files section of the app.
To join the GRI Festival group, a link will be emailed to directors on week prior to the event. Prior to that link being sent, please take a moment to download the app for your phone or device.
Competition Suite for Band Directors and Staff
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All adjudicator scoring and commentary uploads will be completed using Competition Suite. One week prior to the event the GRI Event Staff will email all directors with the login information needed to access the site.
Prior to that login information being sent, please take a moment to download the app for your phone or device.
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