• 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 over 50 first and second year band directors each year.



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

  • IBA magazine

    Iowa Bandmaster Magazine

    Published quarterly

Register for the IBA Conference

Please use your member id # found on print materials from IBA.

IBA Run-off Election for President Elect - Online Voting

The  IBA  runoff  elections  will  take  place on line  Feb. 15-24.   Paper ballots will  be  mailed  to  those  who do not have email  addresses.   Those  members  with email  addresses  who  want to vote  with  a  paper  ballot  must submit  a  request  to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    By  Monday  Feb. 6

Jerry Bertrand
Assistant Professor of Music
Director of Bands
Buena Vista University
610 W 4th
Storm Lake, IA 50588

We will also be voting on possible mission statements. Look for your online voting email that will be sent on February 15th.

90th Annual IBA Conference

May 10 - 13, 2017

Des Moines Marriott Downtown

700 Grand Avenue

Des Moines, Iowa  50309