Meeting the needs of Band Directors and Students since 1948

73rd Annual Convention
July 23-25, 2020
San Antonio, Texas

Join us for the world’s largest summer convention for band directors-over 65 clinics by nationally recognized presenters, inspirational concerts, new music reading sessions, large exhibit hall, and fun activities for the entire family!

Why Attend the TBA Convention?

Learn from state and national experts who share how they plan for and achieve the HIGHEST LEVEL OF SUCCESS with their band programs!

Use these materials to convince your administration and boosters to support your attendance at the annual TBA Convention/Clinic.


Academy for New Band, Choir, and Orchestra Directors

The Academy, offered on Thursday, is designed for new directors as well as those with limited experience and those new to Texas. Band directors, if starting their career in August 2020, can register for the Academy and receive their first year of TBA membership and convention for free!

Special Programs

TBA is FAMILY FRIENDLY!  Spouses choose from many activities including the Spouse Luncheon, Painting Party, and tours. Complimentary child care is provided.  End your convention with the TBA BBQ, boat rides, and entertainment. 

Bring your students on Friday to TBA Student Day to experience a full day of exciting and information-packed sessions to prepare them for the new year!

Your Band Boosters will leave their sessions on Friday ready to support your program in every way!

The Art of Rehearsing &
Conducting Workshop

TBA is pleased to host the second annual Rehearsing and Conducting Workshop presented by our Premier Sponsor, Perform America-TX, LLC.  The workshop will be held Thursday, July 23 and registration is now open.

TBA  Professional Development
Outreach Program

TBA is pleased to present Professional Development Outreach Clinics across the state during the school year. Clinicians have an extended period of time to present topics to meet your needs.

A great way to earn CPE Credit!

See You Next Year!

Future Convention Dates

2021: July 22 – 24

2022: July 21 – 23

2023: July 20 – 22

2024: July 25 – 27

2025: July 24 – 26

TBA Thanks Our Primary Sponsors For Their Support

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Contact TBA

1002 Central Parkway South
San Antonio, TX 78232

(210) 492-8878