Wayne Dillon Appointed as New Director of WGI Winds Division


WGI Sport of the Arts is proud to announce the appointment of Wayne Dillon as the new Director of Winds. With a legacy of excellence and a wealth of experience in the marching arts, Dillon is the ideal candidate to lead the Winds division into a new era of innovation and growth.

VanderCook College of Music Offers Graduate Credit for Attending WGIcon


WGI is proud to continue its partnership with VanderCook and the Music Education Center of America to offer graduate credit for attending WGIcon this coming September. Through the Continuing Education program, teachers may earn credit for attending the convention sessions and completing the necessary coursework that follows. The university offers the course as a retrospective, […]

2024 Advisory Board Proposals Now Online


Each year, the Color Guard, Percussion, and Winds Advisory Boards consider proposals regarding rules and policies that govern WGI.
Click here to review all 2024 proposals by division.

WGI Celebrates Pride Month!


June is Global Pride Month, and WGI aims to recognize and celebrate all members of the LGTBQIA+ community.

3 Things to Expect at The 2024 Advisory Boards


WGI will hold the 2024 Advisory Board Meetings on June 7-8 at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa in Las Vegas, Nevada. These annual meetings give representatives the opportunity to discuss and vote on the rules and policies governing WGI. 

Click here to see three things you can expect from the upcoming meetings.

20 Years and Counting with Motor City Percussion


Motor City’s first competitive season was in 2003, making it the oldest independent group in Michigan.

Click Here to read more about the organization’s obstacles and accomplishments over the past 20+ years!

WGIcon 2024 Keynote Speaker: Deanna Marsigliese!


Introducing one of our incredible Keynote Speakers for WGIcon 2024, Deanna Marsigliese!

Click Here to read more about her incredible achievements in the motion picture industry and her topics of discussion at this year’s WGIcon!

LOTUS Marks the Return of Arkansas Independent Percussion


When referencing states with a large indoor marching arts presence, Arkansas is not typically mentioned in conversation. With such a young competitive circuit, directors created LOTUS, the only independent percussion unit in Arkansas.

WGI Mourns the loss of Mary Lynn Dorow


WGI is saddened to hear of Mary Lynn Dorow’s passing. She was a bright light and a beacon of positivity for all those around her. As a member of the Miller family and a crucial piece of Fred J. Miller Inc., she made a significant impact on generations of instructors, designers, and performers within WGI.

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