Vote for President-Elect

Online voting is now open for the next FBA President-Elect. Click the link below and login with your FMEA username and password to read about the candidates and cast your vote. Voting closes on Thursday, January 13, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. and results will be announced at the FBA General Business Meeting at the FMEA conference.

Vote for President-Elect »

Newsletter

The December 2021 Florida Bandmaster newsletter is now available, including minutes from the December Board of Directors meeting.

Newsletters »

Concert Music List Additions

The new concert list is now available, including new additions approved by the board at the December 2021 board meeting.

Music Lists »

Adjudication Seminars

Registration is now open for the January 2022 adjudicator training workshops, to be held in Tampa on January 12, 2022.

Schedule and Registration »

All-State Results

All-state results for your students are now available in MPA Online. Login, go to the All-State event, and click Audition Results. Accepted students are highlighted in green. Full rosters are now available as well - click the link below and login with your FMEA account.

All-State Results »

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.

Young Composers Competition »

Student Competition Contest »

Composition Contest

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

More Information »

Mentoring

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

Mentoring Page »

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:

John Almeida  12/6/2021
Melton Mustafa Jr.  8/2/2021
Larry Clark  7/14/2021
Kathy Thompson  3/29/2021

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

The Horn Section - Your School Music Source

J.W. Pepper
 

Lung Trainers

Penny's Marching Arts Training Camps

 

Your Jazz Education Connection

Neil Jenkins, Executive Director
exec@fba.flmusiced.org

 

Josh Bula, Web Developer
tech@fba.flmusiced.org