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1981 Performers

Forest Park Senior High School Symphonic Band
Frank Tanner, director
Forest Park, GA

Interlochen Arts Academy Band
Edward J. Downing,  director
Interlochen, MI
Northshore Concert Band
John P. Paynter, director
Wilmette, IL
Reeve R. Thompson Junior High School Symphonic Band
Margene Pappas, director
Oswego, IL
Richardson High School Symphonic Winds
Scott L. Taylor, director
Richardson, TX
South French Broad Junior High School Symphonic Band
Patricia L. Garren, director
Asheville, NC
The United States Air Force Band
Colonel Arnald D. Gabriel, director
Washington, DC
Valparaiso High School Band
Robert G. Miller, director 
Valparaiso, IN
VanderCook College Symphonic Band
Victor W. Zajec, director
Chicago, IL
“The Wonderful World of Paul Yoder”
John P. Paynter, director
Chicago, IL
Civic Orchestra of Chicago
Gordon Peters, director
Chicago, IL
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Robert Marcellus, director
Interlochen, MI
Mid-West Directors Orchestra
J. Frederick Müller, director
Chicago, IL
Pendleton High School String Ensemble
Shirlene McMichael, director
Pendleton, OR
Yellow Springs High School Orchestra
Shirley Mullins, director
Yellow Springs, OH
York High School Concert Orchestra
James Plondke, director
Elmhurst, IL
Jazz Ensembles
Barrington High School Rithum Machine
David Hans, director
Barrington, IL
Decatur Mac Arthur High School Jazz Ensemble
Jim Culbertson, director
Decatur, IL
Interlochen Arts Academy Studio Orchestra
David Sporny, director
Interlochen, MI
Richardson High School Jazz Ensemble
Kathleen D. Panoff, director
Richardson, TX
Chamber Ensembles
Merry Tuba Christmas
Harvey Phillips, director
Bloomington, IN