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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 SBA demonstrates your support of band and the value it adds 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:

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Find out more      Access our Annual Reports

Donations Welcome

As a registered charity, SBA relies on the support of volunteers and donors to help support our work.

Thank you for considering making a donation, every contribution is appreciated.  

Make an online donation:

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Or mail in your donation at any time. 

Thank you for supporting Band!

SBA Summer Student Positions


Do you LOVE Band? Are you looking for a music-filled summer? Look no further! 

SBA summer students work directly with our Programs and Operations Manager and receive additional support and coaching from our CEO and our Finance and Membership Coordinator. Summer students will have the opportunity to work at our band camps all over the province, participate in Band in the Park and create a Summer Student Ensemble! 

For 2024 the SBA is hoping to again hire 5 summer student positions: 

One Event Coordinator - 35 hours/week from May 1 – August 30, 2023 
Three Program Assistants - each 35 hours/week from July 3 – August 30, 2023 
One Marketing Assistant - 35 hours/week for at least 8 weeks and ideally more, starting no later than June 27, 2024.  

Applicants available earlier should indicate their availability in their cover letter. All resumes including cover letter can be emailed to programs@saskband.org no later than March 22

View full job posting here!


SBA Scholarships


 The SBA is proud to offer 4 scholarships for musicians of all ages, including our NEW SBA Band Diversity Scholarship! Applications for these awards are NOW OPEN!

The deadline for ALL scholarships is March 15th

Available Scholarships include:

*NEW* SBA Band Diversity Scholarship, applicable to Band musicians ages 18-25 from the BIPOC community, or new Canadians;

SBA Graduating Band Student Memorial Scholarship, applicable to Graduating grade 12 Band students, with plans to continue their Band involvement;

SBA Jazz Education Memorial Scholarship, applicable to Saskatchewan Jazz Band students in grades 7-12;

SBA Band Internship Memorial Scholarship, applicable to Saskatchewan Music Education program students preparing for or are in their internship, with a focus in Band. 

Click below to visit our scholarships page, and don't hesitate to apply!

Scholarships


Band Camp Registration Now Open


Registration for 2024 Band Camps is NOW OPEN!

Deadline for Early-bird registration is April 30th.

For more information: Click Here!


SYB Junior Honour Band Nominations


Saskatchewan Youth Band (SYB) Junior Honour Band Nominations are NOW OPEN!

Nomination deadline is March 1 2024.

For more information: Click Here!


Community Bands


Do you play a band instrument?!

Are you wanting to be part of a local music community in 2024?! 

Community Bands all over Saskatchewan are happy to welcome new participants all year. 

Check out our community band page to find one near you! They'd love to have you! 





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