EDIT 9/29/20: This post contains outdated information. 2020 UIL/NAMMB Contest will be held at Pine Tree.
Here are some site photos of the Texas Star (Dallas Cowboys practice facility) where the 2020 UIL/NAMMB State Contest pilot will be held.
View of pressbox from main field
View from end zone
Press box and Seating
Outdoor warm-up area
Parking facility (Warm-up area in case of inclement weather)
Additional photos below:
NAMMB Members meeting during TMEA will be on Friday Feb. 14th at 6:30 to 7:30 in room CC12.
We now have links to official information from UIL regarding the State Military Marching Band Contest pilot. Links to the adjudication sheet and military band definition are posted in the NAMMB.org site menu under MARCHING CONTEST->UIL STATE INFO, and linked here.
Friends and family, if you can't make it to Saturday's NAMMB State contest in person, you can stream it live courtesy of KGAS radio and Tatum Music Co!
Click the link below or copy/paste the URL into your browser to view the live stream:
(Stream will be active on the day of contest)
The schedule for Saturday's State NAMMB contest has been finalized! Download the official schedule below.
Judges for the 2019 NAMMB Contest:
Richard Lovelace - New Boston
George Strickland - Mineola
Travis Almany - College Station
Anthony Michalsky -Buda
Dr. Barry Johnson - Beaumont
Reminder: The deadline for entry is this Thursday 10/24
Download for detailed schedule:
Schedule for Saturday's 10/12 Contest:
Entry forms for both the Pre-UIL clinic and the NAMMB State contest are now available to print out. Check out each contest's page on this site (links below) and click on the 'download file' link. Instructions and mailing address are included on each form.
Pre-UIL Clinic October 12, deadline for entry Oct. 2
NAMMB State Contest November 2, deadline for entry Oct. 24
The Longview News-Journal website has a well done article on some of their local Military Style bands, complete with interviews from students and even some of our members. Full story here.
If you are a military band director, and wish to have more information on the proposed UIL Military Marching State Contest, follow the link below. There is also a place for you to voice your support or dissent for this measure.
UIL State Military Marching Contest Survey