|Registration Deadline:||November 30, 2016|
|Penalty Deadline:||December 8, 2016|
|Festival Date:||January 23, 2017 (Jazz Band, North – All Classes)|
|January 28, 2017 (Jazz Band, South – All Classes)|
|January 30, 2017 (Show Choir, All Classes)|
|February 6, 2017 (Jazz Choir, All Classes)|
|Registration Fee: Show Choirs/Jazz Choirs/Jazz Bands – $140.00|
- Festival Central Login – Online Registration, and Judge Evaluation completion!
2017 Festival Results
IHSMA Jazz Band Festival is set up with a north/south format:
- Monday of Week 30 (Monday, January 23, 2017) is the date for the IHSMA Jazz Band Festival, North – all classes.
The Monday festival will begin between 3:30 and 4:00 PM and conclude ~ 9:00 PM.
- Saturday of Week 30 (Saturday, January 28, 2017) as the date for IHSMA Jazz Band Festival, South – all classes.
The Saturday festival will begin at 8:00 AM and conclude ~ 5:00 PM.
Counties assigned to the north date include: Allamakee, Benton, Black Hawk, Boone, Bremer, Buchanan, Buena Vista, Butler, Calhoun, Carroll, Cerro Gordo, Cherokee, Chickasaw, Clay, Clayton, Crawford, Delaware, Dickinson, Dubuque, Emmet, Fayette, Floyd, Franklin, Greene, Grundy , Hamilton, Hancock, Hardin, Howard, Humboldt, Ida, Jackson, Jones, Kossuth, Linn, Lyon, Marshall, Mitchell, Monona, O’Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sac, Sioux, Story, Tama, Webster, Winnebago, Winneshiek, Woodbury, Worth, and Wright.
Counties assigned to the south date include: Adair, Adams, Appanoose, Audubon, Cass, Cedar, Clarke, Clinton, Dallas, Davis, Decatur, Des Moines, Fremont, Guthrie, Harrison, Henry, Iowa, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Keokuk, Lee, Louisa, Lucas, Madison, Mahaska, Marion, Mills, Monroe, Montgomery, Muscatine, Page, Polk, Pottawattamie, Poweshiek, Ringgold, Scott, Shelby, Taylor, Union, Van Buren, Wapello, Warren, Washington, and Wayne.