Login

Log in

Thank you for visiting the SBA Website!  To help during COVID-19 we have reorganized our main page to ensure important, time sensitive information is at the top.  In the interest of public safety, the SBA office is currently closed, but our staff team is working virtually and we will do our best to keep the great Saskatchewan Band community connected during these challenging times.

If you need to reach us or wish to be added to our eNews and other special information messaging please email Sandra at info@saskband.org or by phone at (306) 993-9729 or on our mobile (306)551- BAND (2263).


FREE access to SBA Online Band Resources!

Missing Band while stuck at home?  Want to keep playing but need to be inspired or given some new ideas?  SBA is here for you!  

We have wonderful Band clinicians contributing outstanding videos to help keep all band musicians inspired and practicing while social distancing.  Access to the video series is FREE.  Help us keep you in the loop as new online opportunities emerge - SIGN UP today.  You will receive your personal access link as soon as you sign up.

Band students - sign up HERE for FREE to be given access to our resources as they are created.

Band Directors/Instructors - sign up HERE  

Adult Musicians/ Community Band Members - sign up  HERE 



Prairie Music Residency
  • Four days of Masterclasses, Performances, Live Discussion and more for Brass, Woodwind and Percussion.
  • Not sure you can join each day? Not a problem! All content available on demand for registrants until August 30th.
  • Open to musicians of all ages and abilities.

For more information or to register: 

PMR Registration            PMR Information



I LOVE Band Video Contest - WINNERS Announced

Our contest winners have now been announced! We had received many inspirational videos and it shows how alive band is in our province. A huge thank-you to all who participated and shared some reasons of why they love band in such a creative way! To see all of our winners and honorable mentions, click the button below. We hope they inspire and make you laugh as much as they did for us!
                                                                                                   I Love Band Videos




Tune-up Tuesdays coming your way!

Coming up in the fall, SBA will be offering webinars for band students, directors and community band members. These webinars will be happening on Tuesdays throughout the fall. We are very excited about to announce some of our presenters that we have lined up! More to come...

  • Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser
  • Gordon Gerrard
  • Dr. Mark Spade
  • Karen Donnelly
  • Cheryl Ferguson
  • Dr. Dean McNeill
  • Eric Paetkau






CANCELLATIONS

As of MAY 27, 2020

The Following Band Related Programs & Events have been

CANCELLED

    • ALL 2020 SBA Band Camps - unfortunately, we have had to officially cancel the Prairielands Jazz Camp, the Regina, Yorkton, and Saskatoon Band Camps, and the Kenosee Lake Residential Band Camp for 2020.  
    • Saskatchewan Jazz Festival - originally scheduled for July 3 - 12 in Saskatoon has been postponed indefinitely
    • ALL music festivals have been cancelled by the Saskatchewan Music Festival Association (SMFA) - effective immediately.

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:

Click Here

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.



Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software