Upcoming Dates

Marching Contest & Festival - October 22, 2016

8th Grade All-State - January 14, 2017

Convention - March 2-4, 2017

Nebraska State Bandmasters Association

est. 1962

Thank you to our NSBA Corporate Sponsors!

NSBA Board


Brady Rohlfs

Waverly High School


Dan Sodomka

Aurora High School


Frank Ibero

Scottsbluff High School


Emiley Bond

Lincoln Christian School


Ryan Marsh

Malcolm Public Schools

Awards Chair

Nate Metschke

Neligh-Oakdale Schools

Concert Band Chair

Duane Bierman

University of Nebraska-Kearney

Marching Chair

Jeff Peabody

Columbus High School

Membership Chair

Brandi Kawula

Lewis & Clark Middle School

Middle Level Chair

Stacy Bean

Horizon Middle School, Kearney

Public Relations Chair

Doug Bogatz

Fremont High School

Jazz Chair

Larry Rathbun



Corporate Sponsor Coordinator

Joanie Mathis

Omaha Performing Arts

Gold Members

Dietze Music

Congratulations to our 2016 Convention Award Winners:

Rex Barker - Donald A. Lentz Outstanding Bandmaster

Gail Carpenter-Johnson, Mark Nealeigh - Duane E. Johnson Distinguished Service Award

Dustin Nielsen - Outstanding Administrator Award

Courtney Baker, Timothy Rischling - Jack Snider Young Band Director Award

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