The June 2022 Florida Bandmaster newsletter is now available, including minutes from the Summer Board of Directors and General Membership meetings.

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All-State Audition Requirements

The all-state audition requirements for 2022-2023 are now available. Please see below for the requirements and important information about all-state auditions and performances.

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Hall of Fame Weekend

November 19-20, 2022
Held on the campus of Stetson University in DeLand, this event will include a banquet and two concerts to honor the Roll of Distinction inductee Jo Jossim, and Hall of Fame inductees Tim Willis and Lee Ponder.

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Young Composers Competition

In addition to the Student Composition Contest, FBA is now also sponsoring a Young Composers Competition open to any composer age 30 or younger.

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Composition Contest

We are now accepting entries for the 2020-2021 FBA Composition Contest. Applications are due October 1, 2020.

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A new post has been published on the Mentoring page: Professional Reflection is Not a Luxury

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Jazz Resource List

The FBA Jazz Committee has compiled a swing literature resource list for directors. It is posted on the Music Lists page.

Music Lists »

Interviews with some of the best and most experienced FBA members. Our latest interviews:

Gary Green Part 2  9/14/2022
Gary Green Part 1  9/14/2022
Richard Davenport  9/14/2022
Rodester Brandon Jr.  5/22/2022

See them all here

FBA Partners

Please support these businesses in return for their support of FBA

All County Music

 Bravo Music, Brain Music International

Lung Trainers

Your Jazz Education Connection

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