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Chattanooga High School Band
J.S. Tilson, director
Chattanooga, TN
Crown Point High School Band 
Carl V. Smolik director
Crown Point, IN
Northshore Concert Band
John P. Paynter, director
Wilmette, IL
Ottawa High School Band
Ray Makeever, director
Ottawa, IL
Pine Bluff Central High School Concert Band
R.B. “Scrubby” Watson, director
Pine Bluff, AR
Richardson High School Band
Joseph L. Frank, director
Richardson, TX
University City Senior High School Symphonic Band
Roger W. Warner, director
University City, MO
VanderCook College of Music Band
Richard E. Brittain, director
Chicago, IL
Washington Junior High School Band
Patrick H. Sullivan, director
Duluth, MN

All-American Directors’ Orchestra
J. Frederick Müller, director
Chicago, IL
Kenosha High School Orchestra
Stanley F. Nosal, director
Kenosha, WI
Metropolitan Youth Orchestra
James M. Peterson, director
Minneapolis- St. Paul, MN

New Trier Township High School Orchestra
Samuel A. Mages, director
Winnetka, IL
Westwood Strings
Herman H. Slayman, director
Cincinnati, OH
Whetstone High School Orchestra
Leslie J. Susi, director
Columbus, OH
Jazz Ensembles
Evanston High School Dance Band
Richard Thomas, director
Evanston, IL