UIL Sightreading Sale The MHSAA is selling the sightreading from the 2019 MHSAA State Concert Evaluation. Click the link below for more information.
NFHS Courses Each banner should link to the NFHS Learn Website CLICK HERE TO UPLOAD YOUR COMPLETION CERTIFICATES
The Mississippi Bandmasters Association
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UPCOMING EVENTS 2019-2020 September 28, 2019 Bulldog Marching Invitational Brandon High School Brandon, MS Registration Link Gulf Coast Invitational Biloxi High School Biloxi, MS Registration Link Conquistador Classic Olive Branch High School Olive Branch, MS Registration Link Contact Jason Gunn Excalibur - Showdown at the Kingdom West Lauderdale High School Collinsville, MS Registration Link October 5, 2019 Southern Stars Invitational Lewisburg High School Olive Branch, MS Registration Link Northeast Regional Marching Band Championship Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville, MS Contact Bryan Mitchell to Register bpmitchell@nemcc.edu  Swamp Classic Gautier High School Gautier, MS Registration Link Groovin’ In the Grove Oak Grove High School Hattiesburg, MS Registration Link Crossroads Marching Classic Corinth High School Corinth, MS Registration Link Contact Ben Ratliff October 12, 2019 MHSAA State Marching Evaluation Region 1 @ Tupelo HS Region 2 @ Grenada HS Region 3 @ Neshoba Central HS Region 4 @ Pearl HS Region 5 @ Gulfport HS October 19, 2019 War Eagle Classic Wayne County High School Waynesboro, MS Hurricane Classic West Harrison High School Gulfport, MS Tomahawk Marching Band Championship Itawamba Community College Fulton, MS Registration Information October 26, 2019 ACT TESTING DATE MBA/MHSAA State Marching Championships Class 6A @ Northwest Rankin HS November 2, 2019 MBA/MHSAA State Marching Championships Class 1A-5A @ Pearl HS / Germantown HS Exact Class Locations TBA November 16, 2019 MS Lions All State Band Auditions 1st Round Pearl High School Pearl, MS November 23, 2019 MS Lions All State Band Auditions 2nd Round Pearl High School Pearl, MS December 11-14, 2019 Dec. 14 - ACT TESTING DATE Mississippi Bandmasters State Clinic Natchez, MS March 19-20, 2020 Central Mississippi Concert Band Festival Ridgeland High School Ridgeland, MS March 27, 2020 Dr. Joe Barry Mullins Concert Band Festival Grenada High School Grenada, MS MHSAA State Concert Evaluation March 30-April 3, 2020 - Central Region @ Pearl April 6-9, 2020 - North Region @ Tupelo April 6-9, 2020 - South Region @ Oak Grove
MBA Resources
MBA Yahoo Group To join the msbandmasters yahoo group email: msbandmasters-subscribe@yahoogroups.com 
Mississippi Bandmasters Association PO Box 5217 Brandon, MS 39047
2019-2020 MBA Director Forms MHSAA Band Manual 2019-2020 Director To Do List (with invoices)  1. Director Registration Form - Click here to submit online (Complete a separate form for each director. Dues must be sent to the new MBA P.O. Box Make checks payable to the Mississippi Bandmasters  Association)  2. MBA State Band Clinic Student Nomination List Click here to submit online (MBA Dues must be recieved by at the MBA P.O. Box for this list to be  accepted. Please read the guidelines carefully when completing the list.) 3. MHSAA Eligibility Instructions -  See your Administration or AD about completing requirements for DragonFly Max. 4. MHSAA Band Bulletin IV - Complete this form and Mail fees (Invoice Below) to the MHSAA in Clinton with fees. 5. MHSAA State Marching Evaluation Entry Form  Click here to submit online / Due by Sept. 15 with $200 Entry Fee (Fill out online and send print out of confirmation page with the $200 Entry  fee to your ASSIGNED REGIONAL SITE. Make Checks payable to your regional site.) 6. MBA/MHSAA State Marching Championship Declaration Form Due Sept. 15 with $250 Entry Fee (Fill out and send print out of confirmation page with the $250 Entry Fee to  the new MBA P.O. Box Make checks payable to: Mississippi Bandmasters  Association) 7. W9 Form  PRINT AND SUBMIT THIS FORM TO YOUR BOOKKEEPER TO  UPDATE THE MBA’S VENDOR ADDRESS AT YOUR SCHOOL.  This form helps to ensure checks made to the Mississippi Bandmasters Association are sent to the right address. 8. NFHSLearn Course Completion Certificate Uploads Directors should use this link to upload their “Understanding Copyright” and “Band Safety” Course Completion Certificates. 9. Copyright Verification Instructions - Follow these instructions to upload your marching band program information to the NFHS Copyright Compliance Database. Other Forms 10. MBA Dues Invoice - Optional - If you are using a purchase order from your school, fill this out and submit this invoice to your bookkeeper if needed to authorize payment to the MBA. 11. MBA State Band Clinic Student Fee Invoice – Optional – If needed to pay state clinic fees by a purchase order. Student Clinic Fees  are due in December at the latest. 12. MBA State Marching Evaluation Invoice - Optional – If you are using a purchase order from your school, fill this out and submit this invoice to your bookkeeper if needed to authorize payment to your  regional site. 13. MBA State Marching Championship Invoice - Optional – If you are using a purchase order from your school, fill this out and submit this invoice to your bookkeeper if needed to authorize payment to the MBA. 14. MHSAA Band Bulletin IV Invoice - If you are using a purchase  order from your school, fill this out and submit this invoice to your bookkeeper if needed to authorize payment to THE MHSAA.
MBA State Clinic VENDOR INFO CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT A VENDOR FORM
Announcements 2019-2020 MUSIC LIST SUBMISSIONS: Submit selections for the Required Music List HERE.  Selections received by September 15 have the opportunity to be previewed by the USM Wind Ensemble at the MBA State Band Clinic. NEW MHSAA State Marching Evaluation Drum Major Adjudication Sheet as approved at the Fall Meeting. This will take effect this year! Visiting Band Performance Proposal to go to MHSAA Executive Board. 2019-2020 Fall Meeting Minutes (To be approved in December)