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The Texas Bandmasters Annual Convention / Clinic

Celebrating our 62nd Annual Convention | 1948 - 2009

For the past 62 years the Texas Bandmasters Association has convened in San Antonio, Texas to present educational clinics, concerts and a trade show.

The Texas Bandmasters Association hosts the largest annual state bandmasters association convention in the country with over 6500 people in attendance, including 2400 band directors and more than 600 industry-related exhibit booths at the Annual Texas Bandmasters Association Convention/Clinic.

In our exhibit hall, music educators and other music industry professionals have the opportunity to meet with exhibitors who can provide them with products and services to benefit their band programs.

2009 Convention / Clinic

The United States Army Field Band

Date & Location

Date: July 26 - 29, 2009
Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center - San Antonio, Texas

Convention Schedule

Click here to download the convention schedule.

Board of Directors

  • President: Gary Robbins
  • President Elect: Brian Merrill
  • Vice President: Don T. Haynes, Jr.
  • Treasurer: Tom Harrington
  • Secretary: Alfredo VĂ©lez III
  • Sergeant-at-Arms: Richard Herrera
  • Immediate Past-President: Cody E. Meyers

Featured Concerts

  • The United States Army Field Band
    The Musical Ambassadors of the Army, Washington D.C.
    Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier, Commander
  • Boston Brass
    Sponsored by Jupiter Instruments, Inc.
  • San Antonio Wind Symphony
    Dr. Robert Rustowicz, Conductor
  • Phi Beta Mu Directors' Band
    Danny Prado, Organizer