ABOUT THE SBA
Established in 1983, the Saskatchewan Band Association is a non-profit, charitable organization.
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, parent associations, students, education institutions, community organizations, and other music associations.
Membership in the Saskatchewan Band Association provides a variety of benefits, including a diverse range of programs and services which enhance and support the future of instrumental music in Saskatchewan. Together we present a strong, collective voice, both provincially and nationally, on issues affecting Saskatchewan bands and the Saskatchewan community .
Our Programs & Services
We are proud of the many programs and services we currently 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. Stay tuned for 2019 registration information.
SBA Member Funding - we provide support to community bands, special projects, band festivals & involvement of new Canadians in band.
Honour Bands - the Junior & Intermediate Honour Bands provide an enrichment experience for accomplished young musicians in our province.
And much more....
Special Project Funding - Application Deadline Sept 15, 2018
SBA members are encouraged to apply for Special Project grant funding to help support projects, initiatives and community outreach events planned for the fall.
Have an idea but need help planning it out or explaining it in a funding application? We are here to help. Contact us and let us know you have an idea to grow, develop or promote Band and we will work with you!
For more information and to apply by September 15, 2018: Funding
Community Bands Contribute to Celebration of Culture
See the great cultural experiences all around you during Culture Days... and beyond. Bands in Saskatchewan provide ongoing access to family friendly, local entertainment filled with cultural influences from around the world.
During Culture Days look for free Community Band performances to enjoy.
For information on concerts taking place: Click HERE
Summer Band Camps
Be sure to check the Band Camp Highlights
under the SBA Band Camp Tab
for great pictures and stories of all this year's camps.