NSBA - Nebraska State Bandmasters Association

Upcoming Dates

State Marching Contest - October 23, 2021
8th Grade All-State - January 15, 2022
Convention - March 3-5, 2022
State Concert Band Festival - April 6, 2022
State Jazz Festival - April 8-9, 2022



NSBA Executive Board - Immediate Past President

Nathan LeFeber

Nathan LeFeber
Kearney High School


A Nebraska native, Nathan LeFeber received a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from UNL and a Master’s degree in trombone from the University of Iowa. He has been teaching music in Nebraska since 2003, most recently at Kearney High School where he has taught since 2011. Mr. LeFeber has served as Chair of Band Affairs for NMEA and is currently serving as president of the Nebraska chapter of Phi Beta Mu. In addition to his teaching schedule, Mr. LeFeber has also performed on trombone with a number of professional ensembles around the Midwest. He has also toured Germany with the 12-piece brass ensemble, Eurobrass. Mr. LeFeber is passionate about imparting his love of music, faith, and family into the lives of his students. He has been married to his high school sweetheart, Julie, for nearly two decades, and they have 4 children: Evelyn, Sylvia, Abraham, and Mordecai.