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Anonymous
New Caption Awards
Mon Oct 9, 2017 11:26am
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I propose a new category of Caption Awards:
Best Audio Production
Best Sound Engineering to make a small band sound large
Best use of Pre-recorded Performance Material used in Competition Performance

    • Re: New Caption AwardsAnonymous, Mon Oct 9 8:28pm
      Sarcasm detected...at least I hope.
      • Actually....noAnonymous, Wed Oct 11 11:59am
        The introduction of pre-recorded material used in a competition performance is alarming. the fact that there are no rules, well speaks for itself. Mic'ing players and then running it through a mixing ... more
        • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Sat Oct 14 11:01am
          I'd be interested to know which band/bands you are referring to.
          • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Sat Oct 14 4:17pm
            Waterloo, both Howell's
            • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Sat Oct 14 7:16pm
              To be fair, I heard both Howells in the parking lot and the winds were mighty. That was without amplification. Half the winds as some groups and twice the sound.
              • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Sat Oct 14 7:42pm
                If true, then why is sound equipment and mixers needed?
                • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Sat Oct 14 8:06pm
                  Soloists. Because a singular player is hard to match over 100+ kids outside . Plus didn't North have a French Horn? And a flute? Do you get mad at a jazz band for micing solos? Or amping the saxes?... more
                  • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Sat Oct 14 8:15pm
                    I believe you missed the original comments regarding soloists. Mic'ing jazz band ........Really? When jazz bands start marching in formation on a football field your comment might relate. Sound... more
        • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Wed Oct 11 4:45pm
          I agree with all of that. And I can only assume that bands are following in the path of dci this past season. Many corps miccing(most particularly Phantom) was egregious. Unfortunately it seems that, ... more
          • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Thu Oct 12 11:45am
            I doubt that any rules will be passed......as long as it is a co-curricular rather than extra-curricular it is in that gray area of jurisdiction. MSHSAA wants nothing to do with it. Mo Music... more
        • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Wed Oct 11 12:16pm
          Does anyone have the results of the Washington Contest?
          • Re: Actually....noAnonymous, Wed Oct 11 4:40pm
            http://midwestmarching.com/entry/213/?gvid=1226 Recaps at bottom of page
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