• IBA Conference performance

    Iowa Bandmasters Conference

    Our annual conference provides an outstanding professional learning opportunity... A great time to connect and network with colleagues and hear some wonderful music!

  • Mentoring

    We participate in the IAAE Arts Mentor Program serving beginning band directors with mentors.



    Our retired directors are active participants in our organization... Providing mentoring and leadership.

  • IBA magazine

    Iowa Bandmaster Magazine

    Published quarterly

Operations Manual

Article Index

(appointed by Board of Directors) (updated 2013)

1. Preserve, maintain, and care for all historical records (magazines, yearbooks, pictures, files, etc.) of the Iowa Bandmasters Association.
2. Organize and maintain the IBA Hall of Fame display. The IBA Hall of Fame is usually displayed at the Iowa All-State Music Festival and the IBA Conference.
3. Fulfill requests for research as completely as possible.
4. Other duties as assigned by the IBA executive board.
5. Attend all IBA business meetings and submit a report.

92nd Annual IBA Conference

May 8 - 11, 2019

Des Moines Marriott Downtown

700 Grand Avenue

Des Moines, Iowa  50309