Midwest Marching

Kansas City Championships
Blue Springs South High School
Blue Springs, MO

October 24, 2015

The Blue Springs South Band Department is proud to invite you to the Second Annual Kansas City Championship at Blue Springs South. The event will take place October 24, 2015.

Prelims/Finals Format

  • Finals will consist of the top 10 scoring bands regardless of class
  • Finals will be a top 5/bottom 5 draw following prelim awards
  • BOA classifications will be used for prelims. Finals will be open class.

Prelims will end around 4 PM and finals will begin around 6PM. There will be a critique with the judges following the full finals retreat.

$9.95 for the entire webcast prelims AND finals, LIVE.

This is an early season show. Please bring the portion of your show that is ready public performance. Some may have a full show and others may only have a few movements. The will be no minimum performance time penalties.

The field was renovated with brand new turf in 2014, which will allow the festival to continue regardless of most weather conditions. In the event that the weather is too dangerous to perform outside we will have a stand still performance in the Main Gym.

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B. Johnson Photography

Pre-order full digital galleries of your band's FIELD performance and save $10 with the code "PP10".

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Share with everyone in the band at NO ADDITIONAL COST. Enjoy and cheer on your students' performances from the stands while we capture the show in photos for you!

High Resolution, non-watermarked images may be used on Facebook, your school's website, newspaper, yearbook, etc.

All images will also be published on the B. Johnson Photography galleries for ease in purchasing individual prints as always.


Blue Springs South Larry Stewart Memorial Stadium

Admission Prices


William Chrisman 2A 12:30
Olathe Northwest 3A 12:45
Van Horn 2A 1:00
Blue Valley Southwest 2A 1:15
Pleasant Hill 1A 1:30
Shawnee Mission South 2A 1:45
Neosho 2A 2:00
Wentzville Holt 3A 2:15
BREAK   2:30
Raymore-Peculiar 3A 2:45
Charles Page 3A 3:00
Fort Osage 2A 3:15
Odessa 1A 3:30
Harrisonville 2A 3:45
Blue Valley West 2A 4:00
Savannah 1A 4:15
Grain Valley 2A 4:30
Blue Springs South   9:45


Recaps: Prelims | Finals


60.60 Odessa (effect, music, visual)
55.10 Savannah
44.45 Pleasant Hill

88.35 Grain Valley (effect, music, visual)
82.95 Blue Valley West
73.30 Blue Valley Southwest
66.90 Harrisonville
62.65 Shawnee Mission South
59.05 Neosho
55.35 Fort Osage
43.40 William Chrisman
40.95 Van Horn

73.70 Wentzville Holt (effect, visual)
68.85 Olathe Northwest
64.25 Raymore-Peculiar (music)
56.70 Charles Page


88.05 Grain Valley (effect, music, visual)
83.40 Blue Valley West
77.00 Wentzville Holt
75.00 Olathe Northwest
72.45 Blue Valley Southwest
68.95 Harrisonville
63.10 Raymore-Peculiar
59.85 Shawnee Mission South
59.30 Odessa
58.75 Neosho


Judging Panel

  • John Meehan, Blue Devils brass caption head, nationally acclaimed music arranger
  • Keith Dunton, Blue Devils and international clinician and designer
  • Chris Church, DCI judge, former Director of Bands Willard, MO
  • William Schrack, Central States Judges Association
  • Mikel Burress
  • Jamey Mitchell

6 Judges from around the country will be used (4 in the box and 2 on the field). All judges will use digital recorders and will provide the highest quality comments.

Host Website & Contact Information


Ken Hansen, Director of Bands

Past Results


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