Alberta Band Association


Alberta Band Association

The Alberta Junior Honour Bands

Southern | February 14 – 16, 2018 | Calgary, AB
Northern | February 28 – March 2, 2018 | Edmonton, AB

Nominations are now being accepted →

Alberta Band Association

ABA Provincial Festival of Bands

May 7 – 17, 2018 | Red Deer College  Red Deer, AB

Online registrations are now being accepted →

Alberta Band Association

ABA appoints new Managing Director

The Board of the Alberta Band Association is very pleased to announce that Kimberley Denis has been hired as the new Managing Director for the Association.

Kim brings a wealth of musical, educational and administrative experience to this position, and is looking forward to getting to know the Alberta band community through her new role.

Canadian Band Association

National Youth Band of Canada Auditions

May 6–13, 2018 | Montreal
Age range: 16-22 as of April 30, 2018
Audition Deadline: November 29, 2017

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For more information including audition suggestions, FAQs and online application go to or contact

Alberta Band Association

Band Together: ABA 60th Anniversary Fundraising Campaign

Music is a lifelong journey that involves hard work and dedication that culminates in an overwhelming sense of accomplishment and never-ending happiness.

The Alberta Band Association is committed to providing resources that our schools and communities need to practice their craft and share it with us. Your donation to the ABA will support school & community band programs across Alberta. More →