All-State Band Masterclass Mania - University of Houston
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2023 All-State Band Masterclass Mania

Saturday, August 26, 2023

1:00-4:00 pm

The road to All-Region Band and the Texas All-State Band is a long one! Let us help you with your journey. Please join us for the annual All-State Band Masterclass at the University of Houston Moores School of Music!

This year, the world-renowned instrumental wind and percussion faculty of the Moores School of Music will be conducting masterclasses ($65 $10 tuition fee, courtesy of generous scholarships) to help you with etude and audition preparation. Learn to:

  • Make musical decisions on how to interpret each etude.
  • Manage and structure the learning process.
  • Set learning goals and benchmarks.
  • Prepare for the multiple auditions.
  • Enjoy becoming a better individual player through the All-State process!

To register for Masterclass Mania, click HERE

Moores School of Music will be accepting applications until August 18, 2023.

For other inquiries, please email, call 713.743.3398, or email Dana Pradervand-Sedatole at

All-State Band Masterclass Faculty

  • Woodwinds

    Aralee Dorough
    Peggy Russell

    Jonathan Fischer
    Adam Dinitz

    Elise Wagner
    Woody Witt

    Sasha Potiomkin
    Chester Rowell
    Randy Griffin
  • Brass

    Mark Hughes
    Jim Vassallo

    French Horn
    Gavin Reed
    Robert Johnson


    Brian Kauk
    Phillip Freeman

    Kevin Fenske

    Mark Barton

  • Percussion

    Blake Wilkins
    Alec Warren

Registration Information

The University of Houston All-State Band Masterclass Mania is open to all high school students participating in the TMEA all-state audition process this fall.

To register, click HERE 

Date: Saturday, August 26, 2023
Time: 1:00-4:00 pm
Location: University of Houston, Moores School of Music
3333 Cullen Blvd, Houston, TX 77204
Tuition fee: $65 $10 (All students will receive a $55 scholarship. Students will receive an invoice by email after completing their registration form)

Registration deadline is August 18th, 2023 at 5:00 PM. 

We will provide drop-off and pick-up locations at the Moores School of Music.

Moores School of Music will be accepting registration forms until August 18, 2023.

For other inquiries, please email or call 713.743.3398.
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