FBA 2018 Summer Conference

July 9-11, 2018
Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront

Keynote Speaker: Allan McMurray, University of Colorado

Nine Star Honor Band Conductor: Kenneth Boyd

Exhibitor Information

Reserve Your Hotel Room Here

Summer Conference Registration

Pre-registration Deadline: July 2, 2018

Bring your instruments for the Mastersworks Session with Alan McMurray!

 

Schedule

SUNDAY, JULY 8

7:00 PM-9:30 PM       FBA Board Meeting

MONDAY, JULY 9

9:00 AM-5:00 PM  FBA Board Meeting 
9:00 AM-5:00 PM  Adjudication Training (requires additional registration, see the Adjudicator Workshops page for more info)

TUESDAY, JULY 10

9:00am - Registration Opens
9:30am - Opening Remarks- Allan McMurray
10:45am - Horn GPS: Navigating the Horn - Michelle Stebelton
1:30pm - Jazz Reading Session- Edgar Rubio
2:45pm - Marching Band Percussion- Clint LaFlam 
2:45pm - Beginning Band Sequencing- Delaine Chapman
4:00pm - Clinic- Allan McMurray
7:30pm Southern Winds in Concert- Doug Phillips – The Palladium

WEDNESDAY JULY 11

8:30am - Registration Open
9:00am - FBA Business Meeting- Cathi Leibinger
10:00am - Visit the Exhibits
10:30am - Masterworks Rehearsal- Allan McMurray (BRING INSTRUMENT)
12:30pm - Visit the Exhibits
1:30pm - Advocacy- Kathy Sanz (with 9-star chaperones)
1:30pm - 9-star rehearsal observation- Ken Boyd (for directors)
3:00pm - Marching Band GE- Ivan Wansley

3:00pm - Method Book Choices- Laura Singletary
4:15pm - Closing Remarks- Allan McMurray
5:15pm - 9-star Honor Band Concert- Ken Boyd