Danville High School Instrumental Music Boosters
44th Annual Viking Invitational
September 23, 2017
Danville High School
Danville, Illinois



September 23, 2017

Directors, CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE 2017 VIKING INVITATIONAL.

The Viking Invitational is one of the longest running marching band contests featuring excellent bands from all over the great state of Illinois.  Become part of that legacy by enrolling your band for the 2016 Viking Invitational!

Classification: Once all the bands have been registered, they will be put into classifications according to band size.  First, second, and third place will be awarded in each class as well as caption awards.

Entry Fee: $150 Early Registration Fee before May 31, 2017.  

$200 after May 31, 2017.  

Make checks payable to the Danville High School Instrumental Music Boosters.  

Send checks to: Danville High School
Attn:  Ryan Krapf
202 E. Fairchild Street
Danville, Illinois 61832

Judges: We are working to secure an outstanding judging panel to give you the best feedback possible to help you reach your full potential throughout the season.  Our panel will adjudicate the following categories using the Music for All system of adjudication where music counts as 60% of your score and visual is 40%.  Please see below for the breakdown.

Music General Effect: two judges in the press box each with a 20 point sheet.

Music Performance Individual: one judge on the field with a 20 point sheet (averaged with music performance ensemble).

Music Performance Ensemble: one judge in the press box with a 20 point sheet (averaged with music performance individual).

Visual General Effect: one judge in the press box with a 20 point sheet.

Visual Performance Individual: one judge on the field with a 20 point sheet (averaged with visual performance ensemble).

Visual Performance Ensemble: one judge in the press box with a 20 point score sheet (averaged with visual performance individual).

We will have caption awards as well as 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each class.  Grand Champion trophy is awarded to the band with the highest overall score regardless of class.
Grand Champion trophy is awarded to the band with the highest overall score regardless of class.