NYSBDA Regional Workshops

The New York Band Directors Association has an annual budget for supporting a number of NYSBDA Sponsored Regional Workshops each year. If you are interested in hosting a Regional Workshop in your zone, please contact us.

Upcoming Workshops

  • Region 3: Region 3 will co-host a regional professional development conference on Monday, January 22nd from 9 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. This event, sponsored by NYSBDA, Broome County Music Educators Association and Broome-Tioga BOCES, will be hosted by Maine-Endwell Central School District Superintendent, Mr. Jason VanFossen. Please see the attached agenda for conference details and Register Here by by January 15 for the event. For more information, contact Ms. Jacquelin Kovacs, NYSBDA Region 3 Representative at jkovacs@me.stier.org.

Recent Workshops

  • Region 1: Thursday, October 19, 2017 @ Orchard Park H.S.
  • Region 5: Friday, October 20, 2017 @ Malone M.S.  Band Directors' Roundtable
  • Region 2: Saturday, November 4 @ Brighton High School (Junior High Area All-state). The In’s and Out’s of Instrument Repair.  Featured clinicians are George Standish and Ed Vanzandt of The Music Store.
  • Region 9: November 7, 2017
  • Region 6: November 18, 2017: 9:00am @ Saratoga H.S. A Financial Primer for Music Professionals, Tiffani Soricelli, featured clinician.

Highlights from Recent Workshops