Marietta College's Department of Music is hosting the annual OMEA District IX Solo & Ensemble Competition from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Saturday, January 21st. District IX includes nine counties up Interstate 77 and across Interstate 70. Band, choir and orchestra students — as well as their directors — from 28 high schools will be on campus during this event. The College is excited to host hundreds of talented singers and musicians from the region. The competition will be held across campus.