As the spring season begins, the indoor marching season begins to end. The Ohio Indoor Performance Association 2018 state percussion and winds championships take place on Sunday, April 8, featuring indoor percussion and wind units from all over Ohio and West Virginia. The action takes place at Wapakoneta High School in Wapakoneta, Ohio, and starts at 11AM. Continue reading 2018 Ohio Indoor Performance Association State Percussion And Winds Championships
The 2018 indoor season gets underway on Saturday, January 21, as the Ohio Indoor Performance Association presents their annual premier event! Color guards, percussion ensembles, and wind ensembles from all over Ohio and beyond will converge on Marion Harding High School in Marion, Ohio, to kick off the new season. I will be there with my trusty camera and smartphone to keep you up to date on every performing group via social media, but why not join us? Whether you’re a performer, staff member, volunteer, parent, friend, or just a fan of the activity, be sure to be at Marion Harding when the show begins at 10AM.
I hope to see you there!
It’s Christmas Eve, which is exciting unto itself, but it’s also just under a month away from the 2018 indoor season! Winter guards, drum lines, and winds groups are already hard at work designing and perfecting their shows, and I can’t wait to see what they have in store for us all.
Here are the shows I plan on attending:
- 1/21 – OIPA Premier – Marion, Ohio
2/10 – WGI Troy Percussion Regional – Troy, Michigan
3/24 – OIPA Firestone – Akron, Ohio
- 3/25 – OIPA Firestone – Akron, Ohio
4/7 – OIPA Color Guard Championships – Wapakoneta, Ohio
- 4/8 – OIPA Percussion and Winds Championships – Wapakoneta, Ohio
TENTATIVE – 4/12-4/14 – WGI Color Guard Champioships – Dayton, Ohio
TENTATIVE – 4/19-4/21 – WGI Percussion Championships – Dayton, Ohio
- TENTATIVE – 4/21-4/22 – WGI Winds Championships – Dayton, Ohio
Will you be at any of these events? If so, please let me know and/or try to find me. I’m always looking for the chance to connect with old friends and meet new ones.
I have the honor of joining the WGI Social Media team this week in Dayton and Cincinnati, Ohio, helping to cover the events of the 2017 WGI Percussion and Winds Championships taking place from Thursday, April 20, through Sunday, April 23. If you and/or your performing unit will be at WGI this week, take a look below and see if we’ll be in the same place. If so, say hi! You might get a little famous. 😀
If you are going, here are the Facebook and Google+ event pages. Check in so I’ll know you’ll be there!
The Ohio Indoor Performance Association celebrates their 10th anniversary this year and the party begins on Sunday, January 22nd, at the annual Tour Premier. Come join the fun at Marion Harding High School as 37 scholastic and independent performing groups make their 2017 debut.