This year’s registration process has been moved entirely to NABBA.org, and the registration deadlines have been adjusted. Early registration is due by December 23, and the registration deadline is January 6. These dates will be strictly enforced, so please make sure to get your registration in on time.
Minimum and maximum time limits for NABBA Championships performances have been adjusted to reflect the respective lengths of assigned test pieces. These time limits will be included in the 2017 Contest Rules. Adjusted times are as follows:
Championship: 28-40 minutes
1st section: 23-35 min
2nd section: 18-30 min
3rd section: 18-30 min
Open: 23-35 min
Youth: 20-38 min
Youth Open: 20-38 min
President Randi Bulla and the NABBA Board of Directors are excited to announce that the 2017 NABBA Championships will feature composer Peter Graham as an adjudicator and honored guest. The required contest selections will be drawn from Mr. Graham’s great works.
Betsy Jones, NABBA17 Music Committee Chair
Test pieces in each section are as follows:
Voyage to Worlds Unknown
To Boldly Go
The Journal of Phileas Fogg