Ultimate Pursuit (UP)


Ultimate Pursuit is the online testing system for the American Band College. Use the extensive question and feedback system to practice for upcoming exams, focus and strengthen your weak areas, or work with your peers to push to the next level. UP!


ABC Exam Schedule

Entrance Exam - All First-year students

June 19, 10am - 1pm
Location: Ashland High School - Theater

Theory Exam - All first-year & second-year non-admitted students

June 19, 2pm - 4pm
Location: Ashland High School - Theater

Final Exam - All candidates

July 5, 8am - 11am
Location: Ashland High School - Commons Area

Study and Learning Aids

Here are some useful resources that can help prepare you for ABC and your band program.

ABC Downloads Area

Click here to find just about everything you'll need to plan and study for ABC.

Partial Worker

Use the interactive online Partial Worker to learn and test yourself on the overtone series. Various testing modes allow you to test your knowledge.

Want to know more about the upcoming American Band College?

Find out more about our next featured soloist, guest conductor or review the entire lineup of featured performers, conductors and clinicians. Learn more about costs, get answers to frequently asked questions or start your registration today.

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