The 69th annual North Central Missouri Bandmasters Association Concert will be held at 7 p.m., on Nov. 25 in the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center at Chillicothe High School. The Bandmasters Association is the oldest organization of its kind in all of Missouri and throughout much of the mid-west. Tickets for the event are $4 for adults and $3 for senior citizens

and students. All tickets will be sold at the door.

Member schools in the association are: Braymer, Cameron, Carrollton, Chillicothe, Excelsior Springs, Fayette, Gallatin, Hamilton, Macon, Marshall, Maryville, Maysville, Norborne, South Harrison, Tina-Avalon and Trenton.

Guest conductor for this year’s band is Dr.Amy Knopps, associate director of bands and director of athletic bands at the University of Missouri Columbia. Guest soloist is Dr.Thomas Stein, associate professor of music and tuba professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.