Apr 2 - Percussion & Winds Championships @ WSU Nutter Center

Apr 2 - Percussion & Winds Championships @ WSU Nutter Center
April 2, 2023
Fairborn, OH

Wright State University
Nutter Center
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
Fairborn, OH 45324

Spectator Information



Adults (age 19 and over) - $20
Seniors & Students- $15
Children 6 & Under - FREE

Parking is $5 per car. MEPA encourages you to carpool as this is a Nutter Center fee and does not benefit the circuit or a host school/booster group.

Director Information

Director's Packet

Please download and read the contest packet attached below.

Timing Line

PERCUSSION & WINDS: Vertical. From the perspective of the audience, groups will enter from the back right and exit to the back left.

Flow & Site Maps

Attached below.

Spiel Sheets

Spiel sheet information is submitted via CompetitionSuite on the Administration tab. Select Mid East Performance Association along the left-hand side. Anything in parentheses will not be announced, so please provide pronunciation help for show titles or director names that our announcer may have trouble with.

Critique for WGI Champs Groups Only

MEPA will utilize the critique sign-up option available in CompetitionSuite and will close on at 11pm EST on the evening prior to the event. Groups who have signed up will be taken in performance order. Start times are approximate.

Location: Various Locker Rooms (Gather at back of the staging area backstage)
Start Time: Indicated on Performance Time Schedule.

If a group does not sign up prior to the deadline on CompetitionSuite, the group representative may ask to be seen after the groups that have signed up if time allows. Please check in with the MEPA representative when you arrive at the critique location to ensure your group will be called.

Performance Cancelation

If you need to cancel your group's performance: CLICK HERE.


Available via CompetitionSuite.

Emergency/Day of Show Contact

Wyatt Heinz, Contest Administrator
[email protected] - 937-542-1789 (text communication preferred)

Judge Information
PERCEFF-Music/Artistry-Terry Sanders
EFF-Visual-John Howell
Music-Mike Leitzke
Visual-Jason Harvey

WINDSMusic Analysis-Dave Kaiser
Visual Analysis-Randy Greenwell
Overall Effect-John Turner


DOORS OPEN - 9:15am

PSCA = 10:00am

PSRA/PIRA = 10:30am

PSA Rd 1 = 11:30am, Rd 2 = 12:45pm

POpen & World = 1:45pm

Winds = 2:45pm

Final Winds = 3:30pm

AWARDS = 3:45pm

Commentary Test - Perc
Commentary Test Group
Percussion Scholastic Concert A
Clinton-Massie Winter Percussion
Piqua High School Indoor Percussion
West Clermont HS
Percussion Scholastic Regional A
Brookville High School Winter Percussion
Preble Shawnee Indoor Percussion
Tippecanoe Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Xenia Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Percussion Independent Regional A
Saints Indoor Percussion
Percussion Scholastic A
Beavercreek Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Bellbrook High School Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Butler Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Finneytown Indoor Percussion
Hamilton High School Indoor Percussion
Lebanon High School Drumline
Northeastern Indoor Percussion
Oak Hills Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Ross High School
Sycamore High School Winter Drumline
Troy Indoor Percussion
Percussion Scholastic Open
Kettering Fairmont
Milford Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Percussion Scholastic World
Centerville Winter Drumline
Percussion Independent World
Rhythm X (PIW)
Commentary Test - Winds
Commentary Test Group
Winds Scholastic A
Carlisle Winds
Colerain Winds
Hamilton High School Winter Winds
Simon Kenton Indoor Winds
Winds Scholastic Open
Miamisburg HS Winds
Winds Independent Open
Valhalla Winds