Important Update: Time Limits for NABBA 2017

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

NABBA 2017 Test Pieces and Honored Adjudicator

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:

Championship Section
Harrison’s Dream

First Section
Voyage to Worlds Unknown

Second Section 
To Boldly Go

Third Section

Youth Section 
The Journal of Phileas Fogg