Please have your credit card ready, and register here:
If you prefer to pay by check, please email the Illinois Bands office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 217-333-3025.
Categories of Participation
All registration fees include three meals (see below).
(1) Conductor $350.00
Positions are limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Conductors will actively engage in all aspects of the symposium, including conducting sessions with a live ensemble. These positions are intended for individuals already in the band/conducting profession.
(2) Observer $100.00
Observers will engage in every session and discussion of the symposium, except for podium time experiences.
(3) Performer Participant $75.00
Performer Participant status includes playing your instrument in the four playing sessions.
NOTE: Current students receive $50.00 off the cost of the registration as a Conductor. Be prepared to show ID at registration.
Current University of Illinois Students—no charge for Observer registration
University of Illinois students wishing to observe must pre-register in person in the UI Bands office and present a current student ID to office staff. Students must be prepared to play in the symposium ensemble as requested.
Lunch will be provided on Friday and breakfast/lunch on Saturday for all paying participants. Participants are responsible for their own breakfast on Friday and Friday dinner following the symposium.
*Important Note: Fees are not refundable under any circumstances.