The 16th Annual Milton High School

White Columns Invitational 

Marching Band Competition 

 

Saturday, November 6th, 2021

13025 Birmingham Highway Milton, Georgia 30004

 

The 2021 WCI is At Enrollment Capacity

(any entries post-marked on or before 8-27 and still in the mail will be accepted)

2021 WCI Schedule

 


 

Purchase Tickets HERE

All tickets are $12, kids under 5 are FREE.  Tickets will be sold online and at the gate. Parking is FREE.

Pay by cash or with credit card. On site concessions, bake sale and 50/50 raffle.

 

NO alcohol allowed on campus. Gates open at 2PM.

 

MHS has a clear bag policy

  


2021 Rules and Regulations

 Classification System

Bands will be classified according to the number of wind and percussion players.

Bands may enter a higher classification but may not enter a lower classification.

 

Silver Division
Class A - Up To 40 Winds

Class AA - 41-59 Winds

Class AAA - 60-79 Winds

Gold Division

Class AAAA - 80-100 Winds

Class AAAAA - 101 + Winds

  

Judging

Overall band scores for class, division, and overall placement will be in the Caption Format.

One judge will evaluate each band in their respective category for a maximum score

of 100 in the following areas: Music Effect, Visual Effect, Music Performance,

Visual Performance. In addition, the following captions will be adjudicated,

but will not be used factored into the overall score:  

Drum Majors, Colorguard, and Percussion

  

Ratings

Superior - 85-100

Excellent 70-84.99

Average - 55-69.99

Fair -below 55

  

Awards

Awards will be given in the following areas

Participation plaque for exhibition groups, or GMEA ratings for colorguard, percussion and overall band for all competing bands

Caption awards: 1st in class for percussion, colorguard, drum majors in each class

Caption awards: 1st in class music performance, visual performance and overall general effect in each class

Class placement awards: 3rd, 2nd, 1st place overall in all classes

Most outstanding brass, woodwind and most entertaining award (regardless of class, voted on by judges)

Silver division Grand Champions (classes A, AA, AAA)

Randall Coleman award for Musical Excellence (highest music score, regardless of class)

Gold Division Grand Champions (class AAAA, AAAAA)

 

2021 Judging Panel

Music Performance: Reggie Humphrey

Music Performance: Myra Rhoden

Music Performance: Reggie Humphrey

Visual Performance: Carlos Gonzalez

General Effect Visual: Bo Sodders

General Effect Music: Michael Huebner

Percussion: Scott Brown

Colorguard: Megan Phillips

Drum Majors: Taylor Watts 

 

 

Photography

Following the performance, each band will receive access to

complimentary professional photographs from Super Holiday Tours!