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The 2017 registration is now open. Pre-registration rates are as follows:
$120 Early Bird Director Rate
Through Sept. 22nd
$150 Pre-conference Director Rate
Through Dec.15th
$85 First Time Attendee Rate
Through Dec. 15th 

College Student Rate
Through Dec. 15th

NEW THIS YEAR:  Anyone registered as a spouse or exhibitor will not be eligible to receive credit hours for the events attended. 

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Applications to perform or to propose a clinic at the 68th Annual Midwest Clinic are now available!

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1966 Performers


Clarence Central Senior High School Band
Norbert J. Buskey, director
Clarence, NY
Davenport Central High School Band
Forrest E. Mortiboy,  director
Davenport, IA
“An Hour with Merle Evans- Circus Band”
Merle Evans, Paul Yoder, and Charley Ford, directors
Chicago, IL
Joliet Township High School Central Campus Band
Bruce H. Houseknecht, director 
Joliet, IL
Midland Intermediate Band
Floyd C. Mead, director
Midland, MI
North Hills High School Band
Warren S. Mercer, Jr., director
Pittsburgh, PA
Parma Senior High School Band
Barbara Rankin, director
Parma, OH
United States Army Band and Chorus
Lt. Col. Samuel R. Loboda, director
Ft. Myer, VA
VanderCook College of Music Band
Richard E. Brittain, director
Chicago, IL

All-American Directors’ Orchestra
J. Frederick Müller, director
Chicago, IL
Elkhart High School Orchestra
Robert Ralston, director
Elkhart, IN
Jefferson High School Orchestra
Milan J. Svambera, director
El Paso, TX

Salt Creek-Villa Middle School Orchestra
Dorothy Kunkel, director
Villa Park, IL
Valley Forge High School Orchestra
Robert L. Cowden, director
Parma Heights, OH

Jazz Ensembles
Fifth United States Army Stage Band
Lt. Roberts, director
Ft. Sheridan, IL