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.

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Music List Requests

The FBA Concert Music Committee is now accepting submissions for consideration to be added to the FBA Concert Music List for the 2021-2022 school year, and the Solo & Ensemble music committee is accepting requests for special permission to play a piece that is not on the list. The window to submit concert selections closes October 15th, and the deadline for Solo & Ensemble special permission is November 1.

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Newsletter

The July 2021 Florida Bandmaster newsletter is now available, including minutes from the June Board Meeting and General Business Meeting

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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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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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Mentoring

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 »

Oliver Hobbs Scholarship

The FSU College of Music, in partnership with the Hobbs family, is pleased to announce the establishment of the Oliver P. and Beryl M. Hobbs Music Education Scholarship Fund, celebrating Mr. Hobbs' legacy as Band Director at FSU's Summer Music Camps and Leon High School.

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

Melton Mustafa Jr.  8/2/2021
Larry Clark  7/14/2021
Kathy Thompson  3/29/2021
Eddie Steadman  9/13/2019

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
 

Lung Trainers

Penny's Marching Arts Training Camps

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

 

Josh Bula, Web Developer
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