2022 Morton Invitational

Morton Invitational
October 1, 2022
Visit the Invitational Website HERE!
  • Every band gets a personal clinic in the school right after your performance with an experienced clinician/judge. Following the performance, this clinician will meet you either in our auditorium or gym for this clinic. 
  • Finals format (with an additional performance to determine awards).
  • More handicapped parking for spectators
  • A dedicated hallway and bathrooms for changing
  • HD video of your performance
  • 3 warm-up areas
  • Each band gets a personal Host/Hostess to guide them
  • Directors Hospitality Room
Please if you have any questions feel free to contact us. Thank you. 

The 16th Annual Morton High School Marching Invitational

On Saturday October 1st, 2022

In Morton, Illinois!


The Morton High School Marching Invitational is a field show competition utilizing a BOA-style judging format. A top-tier judging panel from DCI, BOA, WGI and top high school and college programs makes this competition an excellent early season event for your band.  Plus a free clinic included! We place band in classes based on band size. A new stadium and turf field was completed in 2015. The facilities are amazing - we hope you will join us!


Our judges include:


Kim Kuhn - WGI, BOA, Vice President of Color Guards for Michigan Color Guard Circuit

Blair Kuhn - DCI, WGI, Visual designer, MCBC judge coordinator Michigan

Chad Quamme - DCI, WGI, BOA, visual designer

Eric Sabach - DCI, WGI, Stanbury Uniforms consultant/designer

Tony Hall - Program Supervisor for Phantom Regiment

Ira Jenkins - BOA, Associate Director of Bands at Alpharetta High School in Alpharetta, Georgia


Mark Whitlock - WGI, Brass consultant with DCI

Jeff Audesmore - Director of Music iMusic Prep, DCI, WGI designer/arranger

Todd Fox - DCI, WGI,  Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Federation of Contest Judges

Mark Stone - BOA, WGI, former Band Director at Ayala High School in Chino Hills, CA

Ted Mascari -  WGI, Director of Education and Judge Coordinator for New York State Percussion Circuit, Mapex and Innovative Percussion artist

Mike Bolla - Center Grove High School, IN, BOA Clinician


An enrollment form is available here if you wish to secure a spot at this time.  Please feel free to contact us with any questions via the information listed below.  We hope to see you there!