MCBA, or the Michigan Competing Bands Association, is one of two competitive circuits in Michigan. In MCBA, bands compete with the ultimate goal of competing in MCBA State Finals. Bands are divided into four flights based on MHSAA school size. Flight arrangements change periodically to create a more even distribution of bands per flight.

For 2015, MCBA classifies each Flight as follows (number of overall high school students):

Flight I – 1,704 and higher
Flight II – 1,123 to 1,703
Flight III – 680 to 1,122
Flight IV – 679 or less

In 2013, MCBA introduced “Open Class,” a non-competitive comments-only performance flight.

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Flight I

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ClarkstonJuly 23, 2015
Grand BlancNovember 3, 2014
GrandvilleAugust 28, 2015
HudsonvilleAugust 29, 2015
Lake OrionFebruary 4, 2015
Macomb L’Anse Creuse NorthJuly 8, 2015
NoviNovember 3, 2014
Plymouth-CantonAugust 29, 2015
RockfordAugust 28, 2015
Troy AthensNovember 3, 2014
Walled Lake CentralJune 17, 2015
West BloomfieldNovember 3, 2014
White Lake LakelandMarch 23, 2015
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Flight II

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Battle Creek LakeviewAugust 26, 2015
Farmington Hills HarrisonAugust 29, 2015
Flint Carman-AinsworthNovember 3, 2014
FlushingAugust 28, 2015
Grand Rapids NorthviewMarch 23, 2015
Harrison Township L’Anse CreuseAugust 29, 2015
Highland MilfordNovember 3, 2014
JenisonAugust 28, 2015
Livonia FranklinMarch 23, 2015
Muskegon Reeths-PufferAugust 28, 2015
Portage NorthernAugust 28, 2015
South LyonNovember 3, 2014
Southgate AndersonAugust 28, 2015
Wyandotte RooseveltNovember 3, 2014
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Flight III

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AdrianAugust 28, 2015
Byron CenterNovember 3, 2014
Cedar SpringsAugust 28, 2015
Comstock ParkMarch 23, 2015
DeWittAugust 28, 2015
EdwardsburgAugust 29, 2015
FruitportOctober 29, 2014
Hazel ParkNovember 3, 2014
LindenAugust 29, 2015
Madison Heights LamphereNovember 3, 2014
MarysvilleNovember 3, 2014
Mt. PleasantAugust 28, 2015
Redford ThurstonNovember 3, 2014
SpartaAugust 28, 2015
Stevensville LakeshoreAugust 28, 2015
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Flight IV

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AlleganNovember 3, 2014
BeldingNovember 3, 2014
Brooklyn Columbia CentralNovember 3, 2014
Burton AthertonNovember 3, 2014
DurandAugust 28, 2015
FerndaleAugust 28, 2015
GrantAugust 29, 2015
Howard City Tri-CountyJuly 22, 2015
Kent CityAugust 29, 2015
Muskegon Orchard ViewAugust 29, 2015
NewaygoDecember 2, 2014
ParchmentAugust 28, 2015
St. Clair Shores South LakeNovember 3, 2014
WatervlietNovember 3, 2014
Wyoming Godwin HeightsNovember 3, 2014
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