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2016 IPA Member Registration is Now Open
Including the newly formed Winds division!

Posted by at 6:00 AM on November 17th, 2015 in IPA News

Snare Drummers: Take the BYOS/IPA Challenge

Attention all snare drummers! 

The IPA is holding an online snare drum competition to pick a winner to perform with BYOS at the IPA Clinic Day on December 12th. Do you think you have what it takes? We'd love to find out! Check out how to become a part of this exciting contest by reading all of the rules below.… Read Full Article

Posted by at 10:00 AM on October 5th, 2015 in IPA News

2015 IPA Clinic Day Announced, December 12th

Attention all Directors and Students!

The 2015 IPA Clinic Day is set for December 12th, 2015 at Franklin Community High School. Come out and enjoy a great day of instructional clinics and performances from Pablo Rieppi, BYOS, Glenn Kotche, Colin Hill and Brian Blume, Bonnie Whiting, along with special performances from the DePauw University Percussion Ensemble and the Pendleton Heights … Read Full Article

Posted by at 1:34 PM on October 1st, 2015 in IPA News

2015 IPA Fall Newsletter + 20th Anniversary

Attention Directors, Staff, Students, and Friends of the IPA!

Please take a look at the newly released IPA Newsletter. It has an incredible amount of information, along with all of the important dates for our upcoming season. There are many new things happening within our association and this is the all-in-one way to find out!

View the 2015 Fall Newsletter Read Full Article

Posted by at 12:00 PM on May 12th, 2015 in IPA News

2016 Season Schedule Announced

Attention Directors!

The Annual IPA Spring Meeting took place on May 9th, 2015.  A large portion of the meeting discussed the relocation of State Finals beginning in 2016 to the Hulman Center on the campus of Indiana State University in Terre Haute. This change was approved by the membership and the event will take place on April 2nd. This will … Read Full Article

Posted by at 12:21 AM on April 16th, 2015 in IPA News

IPA Spring Meeting May 9th – 9 AM to 1 PM

Attention Directors!

Please join us for the annual IPA Spring Meeting at the Music For All offices in downtown Indianapolis. Please use the Union Station Self Park, located at 39 W Jackson Pl #150. A quick reminder to everyone that Items From the Floor are no longer accepted, and all proposals can be Submitted Online through May 6th. Please make … Read Full Article

Posted by at 11:20 PM on April 14th, 2015 in IPA News

2016 IPA Contest Host Application Now Available – Deadline May 9th

Attention Directors!

Do you want to host an IPA Contest next season? Now's your opportunity. Dates throughout the entire season are available, including our Clinic Day venue in December through our Preview to Dayton event held in April. Regular season contest weekends will take place February 13th, 20th, 27th, March 5th, 12th, culminating with our State Level events on March … Read Full Article