• 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 Fall Meeting in Ames November 18th

Please note the upcoming IBA business meeting in Ames (in conjunction with the IMEA Conference and All-State Music Festival).

The time for the meeting has changed from earlier published times.

The NEW meeting time is:
Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017
IBA Business Meeting: 4:00 p.m.
Scheman Building: Room 4

If you have an agenda item, please send it to me by Nov. 14, 2017.

Take care of yourselves, each other, and share the healing power of music generously.  It makes a difference.

See you soon!
Myron Peterson

91st Annual IBA Conference

May 9 - 12, 2018

Des Moines Marriott Downtown

700 Grand Avenue

Des Moines, Iowa  50309