pmi Middle School All-State BAnd


Congratulations! Your child has been selected to participate in the Pacific Music Institute (PMI) Middle School All-State Band. This is an exemplary group of incoming 7th, 8th, 9th grade students from various Hawaiʻi schools who have been chosen by their band director based on character, embodiment of school values, and technical musical ability.

All students must bring their own instrument, mouthpiece, pencil, and music to each rehearsal. Brass players must bring their own spit containers or newspaper (discard after each rehearsal). Percussionists are expected to provide their own sticks/mallets.

Concert Uniform: PMI T‐shirt (provided with participation fee), black/dark dress pants, black socks, black shoes.

Any questions? Please contact director Mr. Wayne Fanning at

We look forward to seeing you this summer!

July 8-14, 2024

At McKinley High School


July 8-12, 2024 from 1:30pm‐3:00pm Rehearsals

July 13 from 2:00-3:30pm Rehearsal

July 14 at 3:00pm Middle School All-State Band Concert

PMI MS All-State Band

by director nomination ONLY
$ 20
  • Play music with students all around the island
  • Fun and Safe Learning Environment
Eligibility Requirements

Students must be nominated by their Hawaiʻi band director to participate in ensemble.

In order to help us select repertoire and assign parts, please submit a short (one minute) video of you performing a passage from your band music. This is not an audition.

Students in this ensemble have successfully completed 1-2 years of band. More advanced band students should sign up for our Winds, Brass, and Percussion Program.

Nomination forms to go out on April 1st.

Registration deadline is June 1, 2024.