Summer Conference

Gary Green will be our Keynote for the 2022 FBA Summer Conference in Daytona Beach June 27-29, 2022. Registration is now open and the schedule is available.

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Adjudication Seminars

Registration is now open for the summer adjudicator training workshops, to be held in Daytona Beach on June 27, 2022.

Schedule and Registration »

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.

Audition Requirements »

All-State Information »


The January 2022 Florida Bandmaster newsletter is now available, including minutes from the January General Membership Meeting.

Newsletters »

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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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 »

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.

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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:

Rodester Brandon Jr.  5/22/2022
Jeff Adams  3/11/2022
John Almeida  12/6/2021
Melton Mustafa Jr.  8/2/2021

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


Josh Bula, Web Developer