ABOUT THE SBA
Established in 1983, the Saskatchewan Band Association is a registered charity dedicated to the development and promotion of Band music throughout the province.
We are open to any individual, group or organization interested in furthering the development of bands in Saskatchewan.
The Association represents community bands, school bands, the Saskatchewan Pipe Band Association, band directors, music educators, band parent associations, students, and education institutions.
Membership in the Saskatchewan Band Association demonstrates your support of band and the value it add to the cultural fabric of our communities. Together we present a strong, collective voice, both provincially and nationally, on issues affecting Saskatchewan bands and the Saskatchewan community .
Show your support for band, consider becoming an SBA Member today. For more information:
Our Programs & Services
We are proud of the many programs and services we offer and add to the list regularly. Here are a few programs you may want to learn more about:
Summer Band Camps - we offer week-long day camps as well as one residential camp, staffed by professional educators & expert musicians.
SBA Member Funding - we provide support to community bands, special projects and band festivals.
Honour Bands - Junior & Intermediate Honour Bands provide an enrichment experience for accomplished young musicians .
Concerts & Other Band News - consider us your one stop shop for band events.
NEW! - Online application - next deadline is December 6th
They have a new online application system that parents are welcome to try out for the December 6 deadline. Families who have applied before should call them first at 1-855-277-9469 to activate their account. Families new to Creative Kids can create an account on their own - it's quick and easy. Watch the How to Apply Online video or read the FAQ (will be on the website next week). They are super helpful and answer a lot of commonly asked questions.
Families who prefer not to create an account and apply online can send in paper applications. The paper and online applications can be found at https://creativekidssask.ca/application-forms-deadlines/. December 6 is next application deadline
Introducing Regional Enrichment Workshops
What could be better than a Saturday afternoon of band with other band lovers? Regional Enrichment Workshops are starting to pop up in communities across the province for students in grades 7 through 10/11.