GMEA All State 2019-2020

DHS Band students enrolled in the school year 2019-2020 band class are able to audition and participate in the Georgia Music Educators Association programs by submitting the forms below along with required payment through the Decatur High School band website.  Auditions and participation in the following programs are optional (but encouraged as they provide students a wonderful opportunity to enhance their skills, confidence and musical abilities.)


All-State/District Audition -  Form and $25 payment due by Sept. 20th.


Click here and scroll to Student Form to fill out form. Login is required, if your student is not already registered on the band website click here for website registration instructions. Students will not be registered to participate in the Allstate audition without this required agreement.


Note that auditioning for All-State and Jazz Ensemble does NOT ensure acceptance into the final programs. Those students accepted into the next audition and/or final performances will be notified by Mr. Truan and provided next steps for instructions.


Programs are as follows: 

  • All-State/District Audition -  Form and $25 payment due by Sept. 20th.
  • All-State Jazz Audition and Fall Solo and Ensemble - Registration Closed, dates below apply to registered/paid students only

Auditions and performance dates are below:


10/9/2019 All-State Jazz Ensemble District Audition. Lakeside High School 3801 Briarcliff Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30345-3856


10/19/2019 Solo & Ensemble All Divisions. Peachtree Middle School 4664 N. Peachtree Rd. Dunwoody, GA 30338


12/7/2019 Statewide: All-State Jazz Ensemble Final Auditions (Note: Mr. Truan will notify your student if they have made final auditions). University of North Georgia - Dahlonega Campus 322 Georgia Circle Dahlonega, GA 30597


12/14/2019 All-State Band High School District Audition. Lithonia High School 2440 Phillips Rd Lithonia, GA 30058


1/11/2020 Statewide: All-State Band  High School Final Auditions (Note: Mr. Truan will notify your student if they have made final auditions) Union Grove Middle School 210 East Lake Rd McDonough, GA 30252


3/5-7/2020 All State Honor Band rehearsals and performance, Athens


Questions please contact Mr. Truan at