January 2016 Newsletter

The January 2016 issue of The Florida Bandmaster newsletter is now available, including minutes from the January general membership meeting.

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State Solo & Ensemble MPA

The 2016 State S&E Entry Information Bulletin is now available. This contains important information and instructions for entering State Solo & Ensemble, Jazz, and Auxiliary Music Performance Assessments.

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Board Meeting Minutes

The December 2015 Florida Bandmaster newsletter is now posted, including minutes from the December board of directors meeting.

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Concert Music List Additions

The new concert list is now available, including new additions approved by the board at the December 2015 board meeting.

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Adjudication Seminars

Registration forms are now available for the January 2016 adjudication certification workshops held in Tampa before the FMEA Conference.

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How to be an Adjudicator

The 2015-2016 Information and Application for Prospective Adjudicators and Adjudication Manual are now available.

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Best Practices Report

The following documents present the findings of a select committee which was formed to describe a band program that represents policies, procedures, and fundamentals that can be defined as Best Practices in Florida school band programs.

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Summer Conference July 6-8, 2016

The 2016 Summer Professional Development Conference will be held July 6-8 at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, and will feature Frank Ticheli as the keynote speaker and clinician.

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