NSBA - Nebraska State Bandmasters Association

Upcoming Dates

Convention - February 29- March 2, 2024
8th Grade All-State - January 6, 2024
State Concert Band Festival - March 27-28, 2024
State Jazz Festival - April 11-12, 2024



2024 NSBA State Concert Band Festival application is live!

The 2024 Festival will be held at UNO on Wednesday, March 27th (UNO Site is already full) , and Kearney High School on Thursday, March 28th.  There is an entry fee of $200 per ensemble to attend.  After completing this registration, an invoice will be sent to the email you provide.

Click here for the application!

2024 NSBA State Jazz Festival registration is live!

Click here for the information letter.

Click here to register.

Competition/Festival Rule Changes for 2022

NSAA COVID-19 Resources

The Nebraska Schools Activities Association published a list of COVID-19 resources here. Click on General Information. NSAA partnered with NSBA, NMEA, Nebraska Choral Directors Association (NCDA), and the Nebraska Music Teachers Association (affiliated with the Music Teachers National Association - MTNA) for this list of resources.