Registration forms for the July 2016 Adjudication Certification and Re-Certification workshops are now available on the Adjudication Information page. Workshops will be held in conjunction with the FBA Summer Convention in Daytona Beach.
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. Exhibitor Information now available!
Check out the new Mentoring page, underneath "For Directors." It is directed at novice band directors but potentially a benefit to everyone. Experienced directors will share information that can serve as a starting point for thought and conversation. To submit an article, contact Karen Crocco.
The entry bulletin for State Concert MPA is now posted, including important instructions for entering State Concert MPA.
The Nine-Star High School Honor Band is an honor band comprised of students that will have completed the ninth grade at the end of the 2015-2016 school year. They will rehearse and perform at the FBA Summer Convention. Each director can nominate up to 5 students. Deadline: April 18.
The January 2016 issue of The Florida Bandmaster newsletter is now available, including minutes from the January general membership meeting.
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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