Why Join Tennessee Bandmasters Association?
The Tennessee Bandmaster Association is THE Band Association in our great state. We need your voice and your excitement for representation of each student in every band room across Tennessee.
TBA is committed to provide exciting and unique opportunities for our students along with a constant and comprehensive support-system for Directors state-wide. In recent years, TBA has provided an unparalleled level of consistency across our great state through the development of adjudication standards and assessment scoring. As a result, a more unified curriculum of goals exists throughout our classrooms in Tennessee.
The Tennessee Bandmasters Association remains diligent to recognize and celebrate success through music at every opportunity. TBA ensures this celebration for students and directors alike through:
TBA Sweepstakes Award
Awarded to ensembles meeting the Superior criteria of multiple assessments
TBA Honors Recital
Showcasing the finest soloists and ensemble-members in Tennessee
Tennessee Bandmasters Hall of Fame
Honoring the giants of our profession
All State Band Selection Award
Rewarding each student selected to our state’s finest ensemble
Regional Conference Meetings
Gathering to share successes as well as develop the future of Band opportunities
TnMEA and ASBDA cooperative experiences of Professional Development and Event Development for the finest student education possible.
Join the team and be a part of the presence and the future for your students.
Who is eligible for Tennessee Bandmasters Association?
Tennessee Bandmasters Association encourages all active Band Directors in Tennessee to join our passion. Membership is also available for retired Directors as well as every TBA Hall of Fame recipient.
How to Join Tennessee Bandmasters?
Joining our team is easy. Contacting the TBA representative in your Regional Association is the most streamlined method to make your difference. Membership dues can be submitted to your Regional Association during the yearly registration process OR you can simply contact TBA Secretary: Dr. Carol Chipman firstname.lastname@example.org for more info and registration. It’s easy to join our team and as you do you will have a seat at our roundtable for a better music education of all students.
|President||President-Elect||Past President||Executive Secretary|
|Susan Parks Waters
W. H. Oliver Middle School Band 6
High School Band
219 County Farm Road
Maryville, TN 37801
865 984-5500 (school)
865 363-3500 (cell)
Barret's Chapel Band