FBA 2021 Summer Conference

June 28-July 1, 2021

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront
100 N Atlantic Ave
Daytona Beach, FL 23118
FBA Summer Conference Rate: $139/night

Hotel Reservations

Hotel COVID-19 Protocols

Summer Conference Registration

  • Conference Registration including Jazz Institute: $50.00
  • Jazz Institute Only: $25.00
  • Free for retired and life members, collegiate students, and first-year teachers

 

Exhibitor Information

 

Schedule Overview:

  • June 28 - Board Meeting and Adjudication Training (requires additional registration)
  • June 29-30 - Conference
  • June 30 - July 1: Jazz Institute

 

Schedule of Events

 

Sunday, June 27

  • 3:00-6:00 p.m.: Finance Committee Meeting
  • 7:00-9:30 p.m.: FBA Board Meeting/Training

Monday, June 28

Tuesday, June 29

  • 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.: Conference Registration
  • 9:00 a.m.: Keynote: Tim Reynish with Impressions/Memories of Adams/Croft
  • 10:15 a.m.: FBA Commissioned Works - history & young composers project - Tremon Kizer/Panel
  • 11:30 a.m.: HS: Rebuilding the Marching Band - Panel
  • 11:30 a.m.: MS: Rebuilding with Purpose (filling the gaps) - Panelists: Dayna Cole, Veronica Curran, Hannah Jennings, John Rosbottom, and Mike Loffredo. 
    Facilitated by FBA Middle School/Junior High Representative Tamara Lewis
  • 2:00 p.m.: Masterworks in Rehearsal: Score Study with Tim Reynish
  • 3:15 p.m.: Marching Forward: the story of Del Kieffner and James Wilson - Shelby Chipman

Wednesday, June 30

  • 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.: Conference Registration
  • 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Exhibits
  • 8:45 a.m.: FBA Business Meeting - Ian Schwindt, FBA President
  • 9:30-10:00 a.m.: VISIT EXHIBITS
  • 10:00 a.m.: Clinic Session with Tim Reynish
  • 11:00 a.m.-12:45 p.m.: VISIT EXHIBITS
  • 12:45 p.m.: Jazz Band Reading Session - Edgar Rubio
  • 1:45-2:00 p.m.: VISIT EXHIBITS
  • 2:00 p.m.: Pedagogy for Tuba - Ryan Sorenson
  • 3:00-3:15 p.m.: VISIT EXHIBITS
  • 3:15 p.m.: HS: Recruitment - Ian Schwindt and panel
  • 3:15 p.m.: MS: Recruiting for the HS Band program - Panelists: JR Boatwright, Angela Pagnusan, David Rosa, Meghan Doyle
    Facilitated by FBA Middle School/Junior High Representative Tamara Lewis
  • 4:15-4:45 p.m.: VISIT EXHIBITS
  • 4:45 p.m.: Closing Remarks - Tim Reynish
  • 7:30 p.m.: JAZZ INSTITUTE Opening Session - Jazz Improv: Zero to Hero - Don Zentz

Thursday, July 1 

  • 8:30-10:30 a.m.: Conference Registration
  • 9:00 a.m.: JAZZ INSTITUTE Session #1 - Overcoming the fear of Improvisation - Michelle Fernandez-Denlinger
  • 9:00 a.m.: JAZZ INSTITUTE Session #1A - Beyond the Blues - Tony Mayato
  • 10:30 a.m.: JAZZ INSTITUTE Session #2 - Middle School Rhythm Section - Abe Alam
  • 10:30 a.m.: JAZZ INSTITUTE Session #2A - High School Rhythm Section - TBA

Videos from the 2020 Virtual Summer Conference are posted to the FBA President YouTube Channel.

 

Future Summer Conferences:
2021:  June 28 (Adjudication Training), June 29-30 (Conference), Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort
2022:  June 27 (Adjudication Training), June 28-29 (Conference), Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort