North Carolina
Bandmasters
Association


Welcome!

This organization is the official Band section of the NC Music Educators Association, a department
of the NC Association of Educators affiliated with NAfME. Active membership is granted to any
individual actively engaged in directing bands or teaching wind or percussion instrumental music
and who is a member of NCMEA.



Announcements:


Approved 4/29/16



IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2016

April 30, 2016
Deadline to apply to perform at NCMEA.

April 29-May 1, 2016
All-State Honors Band
UNC-Chapel Hill

May 11, 2016
NAfME All-National Honor Ensembles Audition Deadline

June 1, 2016
2016 NCBA Marching Band Event Hosting Applications Due
Applications must be submitted with
the required fees. The application will be posted by
the end of January of 2016.

June 1, 2016
Sight-reading script and stage adjudication sheet revision suggestions due
to district representative.

June 4, 2016 (Saturday)
All-State Honors Band Committee Meeting
10:00 a.m. - Cedar Ridge High School

June 16-17, 2016
MPA Committee Summer Meeting
Separk Music

July 1, 2016
NCBA Hall of Fame Nominations for 2017 Due


IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2017

Central Davidson MS and Central Davidson HS
March 4, 2017 - MUST KEEP THIS DATE OPEN
SNOW DATE - March 11, 2017 - MUST KEEP THIS DATE OPEN
DO NOT SCHEDULE ANOTHER EVENT ON THESE DATES IF YOU
WOULD LIKE YOUR STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 
NC ALL-STATE HONORS BAND.

All-State Honors Band Clinic
UNC-Greensboro
May 5-7, 2017

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NCMEA Mentor Program



Windy Fullagar - 2016 ASC Cato Lifetime Achievement in Teaching Award



Congratulations to Windy Fullagar, Band Director at Alexander Graham Middle School, as a recipient of the 2016 ASC Cato Lifetime Achievement in Teaching Award! This award recognizes exceptionally creative teachers who have a distinguished career teaching the arts, sciences or history or who have demonstrated creative infusion of the arts, sciences or history into the core curriculum. In recognition of this achievement, Windy will receive a cash prize of $5,000 and a bronze medallion by NC artist Joanna Gollberg.


Congratulations Windy! We are proud of you!!!

Congratulations, Phillip Riggs!
2016 Grammy Music Educator Award
(Photo by Kimberly Wise)

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