• 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

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Final Election - Online Voting Open Now

The  final IBA election for President-elect  will  take  place online,  March 15- April 1st.   Paper ballots were mailed to  those  who do not have email  addresses.  

Online voting email invitations were sent today,  March 15th. Use the link in the email for a direct connection to voting.

Jerry Bertrand, IBA Elections Chair
Online Voting - Final Election FAQ's

You must be a current PAID active or retired member to be eligible to vote.

You can check your membership status online. You must login to see the membership directory. When logging into the website remember to use your member ID or the email that is listed in the membership directory. This will link your membership data.

Once you login you will see more choices in the Users menu. Click on Online Elections. 

Please log into the site to make sure you are connecting to your current membership information. If you believe you are a current member...PLEASE do not create a new account.  Instead, email Liz Fritz or Steve Cook

If you cannot access your account please email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you are not sure you are a current member, check with Steve Cook This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

It is also vital to check your current IBA email. This is especially important if you have moved to a new school or recently retired. When it comes time for the vote, you should also check your spam/junk mail folder as this email is coming from a new delivery point in our system, different than this eNewsletter. 

Liz Fritz
IBA Webmaster

90th Annual IBA Conference

May 10 - 13, 2017

Des Moines Marriott Downtown

700 Grand Avenue

Des Moines, Iowa  50309