NSBA - Nebraska State Bandmasters Association

Upcoming Dates

8th Grade All-State - January 6, 2024
Convention - February 29 - March 2, 2024
State Concert Band Festival - March 27 (University of Nebraska Omaha)
State Concert Band Festival - March 28 (Kearney)
State Jazz Festival - April 11-12, 2024



State Concert Band Festival

2024 State Concert Band Festival Date: UNO- March 27 (UNO Site is Full), Kearney- March 28

The annual NSBA State Concert Band Festival provides a non-competitive environment that serves all levels of ensembles in the state of Nebraska—middle school, high school, and college/university groups. The 2024 festival will be held at the University of Nebraska- Omaha on March 27th and at Kearney High School on March 28th. These events will include a performance and clinic for each participating band given by an expert in the field of concert band/music education. 

Please direct all questions to NSBA Concert Band Chair Tom Thorpe