Alberta Band Association

NEWS

The Alberta Honour Bands

The Alberta Honour Bands

October 21 – 24, 2015 | Red Deer, AB

NOW ACCEPTING AUDITIONS FOR THE 2015 ALBERTA PROVINCIAL HONOUR BAND

Download audition materials  Submit your audition online


Alberta Band Association

The Alberta Junior Honour Bands

Northern: February 25 – 27, 2015 | Edmonton, AB
Southern: February 11 – 13, 2015 | Calgary, AB

Recommendation forms now available »

Deadline for recommendations has been extended to Friday, January 9, 2015.


Alberta Band Association

ABA Provincial Festival of Bands

May 11 – 22, 2015 | Red Deer College | Red Deer, AB

Registration and info now available »


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Music Advocacy

Jack Stamp
Why Music Matters

Dr. Jack Stamp is Professor of Music, Chairperson of the Music Department and Director of Band Studies at Indiana University of Pennsylvania where he conducts the Wind Ensemble and teaches courses in graduate conducting.

In this audio clip, Dr. Jack Stamp musically illustrates why music matters in life and in schools.