The University of Illinois Springfield High School Honor Band Festival and Concert will take place on Saturday, April 29, 2023. The festival welcomes participation from local and regional high school students that have been approved via the application and video audition process.

When: Saturday, April 29, 2023. All day. 7 p.m. Concert.

Where: Performing Arts Center, UIS Campus

Eligibility: Local and regional high school students proficient in a band instrument (wind/brass/percussion) are welcome to apply.

Cost: The cost of participating in the UIS High School Honors Band Festival and Concert is: $15.00. Cost covers music, workshops, rehearsals, dinner, concert. Payment must be submitted in full at the time of completing the application.

Application Deadline: The deadline to apply for the UIS Honors Band Festival is April 18, 2023. This includes the application form and a brief audition video in which you play a 2-minute piece or excerpt of your choice.

Questions? Please direct any questions to or 217-206-6240.