NSBA - Nebraska State Bandmasters Association

Upcoming Dates

Young & Future Directors Bootcamp - July 10, 2020 
State Marching Contest - October 24, 2020
8th Grade All-State - January 16, 2021



COVID-19 Resources


NSAA COVID-19 Resources (Click on General Information).

NSBA wants to help you be prepared for teaching when school resumes this fall. On this page you'll find resources for teaching band in a post-COVID-19 environment.

These resources are not endorsed by NSBA but are available for your consideration. Please check back as resources will be added as they become available.

NAfME & NFHS Fall 2020 Guidance for Music Education

American Choral Directors Association COVID-19 Committee Report (Especially if you also teach vocal/general music).

Examples of district-specific plans: Elkhorn Public Schools High School Summer Band Rehearsal Preparations, Biloxi (MS) Band COVID-19 Summer/Fall 2020

**Please submit your ideas/district-(or building-)specific plans! We can all learn from each other during this unprecedented time.**

NFHS Guide for a Return to High School Marching Band Activities

NFHS: Unprecedented International Coalition led by Performing Arts Organizations to Commission COVID-19 Study

American Bandmasters Association COVID-19 Student Safety and Music Program Continuation Ideas

2020 Wisconsin State Music Association Marching Band FAQs

College Band Directors National Association (CBDNA) COVID-19 Musician Resources

State of Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 Directed Health Measures

Should My Child Go Back to Band Class? Considerations for Parents of Musicians

Please submit your plans/ideas for next school year in this Google Form. Click here to view the responses.