Kent State All-Star Band

An annual high school honor band opportunity hosted by the Kent State Band program

Now accepting student nominations from High School Band Directors for All-Star Band on January 21 and 22, 2022! Seen below for how to submit nominations.

Nomination Timeline and Process

  • Student Nominations Open Oct. 15
  • Student Nominations Due Nov 20
  • Acceptance Notification Due Dec. 7
  • Attendance Confirmation Due Dec. 18


  • $40 per participant


Friday 1:00-9:30 p.m.

Saturday 8:00 am-5:00 p.m.

Saturday Concert 7:00 p.m.
*Please arrive in Cartwright Hall by 6:30 p.m.

Nomination Form

Submit My Student Nominations

Overnight Accommodations

  • Kent State University All-Star Band will NOT provide housing or chaperones for the weekend festival. 
  • Participants, parents, and/or directors are responsible for making housing and chaperone arrangements.
  • You can find information about area accommodations through the City of Kent Business Directory.