2022 Music for All National Festival

presented by Yamaha

National Honor Ensembles

Honor Band of America

Colonel Timothy J. Holtan
2022 Conductor
10th Leader and Commander, The U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own”
Washington, DC

Honor Orchestra of America

Larry J. Livingston
2022 Conductor
Chair, Department of Conducting, Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California

Jazz Band of America

Alan Baylock
2022 Conductor
Assistant Professor and Director of the One O’ Clock Lab Band, University of North Texas

Honor Band of America
Honor Orchestra of America
Jazz Band of America

Part of the Music for All National Festival, presented by Yamaha

Music for All presents three positively life-changing honor ensemble experiences for the nation’s outstanding high school concert band, orchestra, and jazz musicians.

As part of the Music for All National Festival, the honor ensembles provide a national stage and world-class learning and performance opportunities with distinguished conductors, artists, and master teachers.

Honor ensembles perform in concert Saturday evening, March 26, at the Music for All National Festival, presented by Yamaha.

Highlights for accepted members include:

  • Opportunity to work under the baton of a world-renowned conductor
  • Written evaluation of auditions for all Honor Band of America applicants
  • Instrumental master classes with respected professional
  • Honor Ensemble member and family reception and party
  • Personalized certificate, patch, and exclusive Honor Band of America member lapel pin
  • Recording Package and Group Photograph
  • Honor ensembles members are eligible to be nominated for The Revelli Scholarship, a $1,000 scholarship awarded to a Music for All National Festival participating senior intending to study music performance or music education and pursue a career as a music educator
  • National recognition as a member of one of the finest national honor ensembles in America

Audition Evaluation Feedback for All Who Apply

2022 Application Deadline 
Final Application/Audition Recording Deadline: October 1, 2021 – $45 Application Fee