2025 Knights Rising High School Honor Band

Daily UCF Performing Arts Center
Isaiah Odajima, Assoc Director of Bands Baylor University
2025 Honor Band Conductor
David Montgomery Instrumental Music Education, Baylor University
2025 Honor Band Conductor
Andrew Boysen, Jr., Director of Bands University of New Hampshire
2026 Honor Band Conductor
Lindsay Boysen, Coordinator of Music Southern New Hampshire University
2026 Honor Band Conductor
  • Nominations: Directors are encouraged to nominate students that are ready for an honors ensemble experience, whether those on the verge of distinguishing themselves through all-county selection or those who may already have done so. There is a $25 Participation Fee for each of the students selected to the Knights Rising Honor Band. Please watch for 2024 information over the summer (2023)
  • Interactive Schedule: Invigorating rehearsals under a distinguished guest conductor and sectional master classes with UCF music faculty & students.
  • Schedule for the weekend is constructed parallel to the UCF Conductors Symposium, providing directors broad opportunity for professional development.
  • Directors who have students in the honor band can take advantage of complimentary registration for the UCF Conductors Symposium under non-conducting Participant status! Directors will be provided a coupon code to enter on the symposium payment page.

Student Nomination (open until Dec. 1)

Applications for our 2024 event are now closed. Please stay tuned for information on our 2025 events.

Student Confirmation (open until Jan 13)

This form is no longer accepting confirmations. It will reopen on December 2, 2025 for students selected to the 2026 Knights Rising High School Honor Band.

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