Join in the Hoopla!

Hoopla: Consortium for Concert Band (Grade 3)

Hoopla: excited or agitated commotion or activity (Merriam-Webster Dictionary).

This new work for concert band will bring fun and enthusiasm to your ensemble! Conceived as a concert opener, Hoopla will feature driving rhythms, bright colors, memorable melodic figures, and a harmonic vocabulary that will be familiar and comfortable with concert bands. 

Duration: 3-4 minutes

Delivery of Scores and Parts: October 1, 2023

Commission Options

Level One: $250

  • Ensemble and Director Name Printed in Score
  • 1-Year Exclusive Performing Window
  • Zoom/Video Rehearsal
  • Zoom/Video Q&A with Students/Band members
  • Printed and Signed Score, PDF Parts

Level Two: $100

  • Ensemble and Director Name Printed in Score
  • 1-Year Exclusive Performing Window
  • PDF Score and Parts 

Use the adjacent form on the right to register your ensemble and co-commission this new work!

Upon receiving registration, you will be emailed an invoice with with payment options and instructions. 

Please contact me if you have any questions. Thank you!

Consortium Members

Mr. Chris Owen & Mr. Brian Van Kley
Batavia High School (Batavia, IL)

Mr. Garett George
Fenton High School (Bensenville, IL)

Mr. Matt Rome
Hays High School (Hays, KS)

Mr. Andrew Scherer
Lyons High School (Lyons, KS)

Mr. Greg Bergman
Newton High School (Newton, KS)

Dr. Timothy Kaiser 
Oklahoma Baptist University (Shawnee, OK)

Mr. Jerrod Cook and Mr. Ben Clemons
Plainfield South High School (Plainfield, IL)

Mr. Justin Heinekamp
Sandwich High School (Sandwich, IL)

Mr. Adam Keller
Smoky Valley High School (Lindsborg, KS)

Mr. Chris Dandeles
Waubonsie Valley High School (Aurora, IL)

Mr. Victor Anderson & Mr. Bobby Vriezen 
Yorkville High School (Yorkville, IL)