Intercollegiate Band


Dear Colleague,
The College Band Directors National Association Western/Northwestern Division Conference is March 21-24, 2018 at the Green Music Center on the campus of Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, CA.

We encourage you to nominate your best students to participate in the W/NW CBDNA Intercollegiate Band. The ICB provides your students with a unique opportunity to collaborate with other topnotch musicians from throughout the western U. S. and Canada. Students from 4-year and 2-year institutions are eligible for nomination.

The 2018 ICB will be under the direction Larry Gookin, Professor Emeritus, Central Washington University. The ICB concert is scheduled to perform Saturday March 24, 2016 at 12:00 pm in Weill Hall at SSUs Green Music Center.

The nomination form is available here:

Click on the link or cut and paste into your browser to begin. You will need to complete a separate form for each student being nominated.

The form requires that you rate each nominee in various areas of performance using a 1-10 scale to assist us with the selection process.

No money is due at the time of nomination. Once students have been selected to participate in the ICB, a bill for fees will be sent to you, which can be paid through PayPal or by check. Student participation fees are due December 8, 2017.

Information for ICB member accomodations can be found here.

Nominations are due by Oct.27, 2017. Nominating your students is simple, and it only takes a few minutes to complete! Thank you for your participation.

2018 W/NW CBDNA ICB Band Timeline:
Call for ICB Nominations: Sept. 15, 2017
Nominations to be received by: Oct. 27, 2017
Bill Date: Nov. 3, 2017
Due Date: Nov. 10, 2017
Hotel Reservation Deadline: Dec. 1, 2017

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Co-Chairs, W/NW CBDNA Intercollegiate Band 2018:
Emily Moss,
Diane Soelberg,