The Music Category has comprised a team of Music Judges that is happy to address any questions you may have about the contestability of an arrangement. All questions should be directed to the Committee Chairman, Don Gray at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

  Please note the following information in your email to Don:
  • All submissions must be in machine-readable form--e.g., an e-mail message requesting a review, and any supporting attachments.
  • The requesting message should cover performer skills, time frame needed for reply, etc.
  • Required attachment can be either a .mus FINALE file (greatly preferred) or a .pdf file.
  • Optional supporting attachments might include: a copy of the original sheet music; a .mid or MP3 file of a rendition by the proposed performer; a .mid or ...MP3 file of a rendition by another performer (Barbershop only)

You should expect a response to your inquiry within two weeks.

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