Band Director Resources
January 11th – February 28th
Early Registration/First block registration for 2017 State Semi-Finals is OPEN
March 1st – April 30th :
Second block registration
May 1st – June 30th :
Third block registration
July 1st – August 31st :
Fourth block registration
September 1st – September 30th :
Fifth block registration
October 1st – October 31st:As registrations arrive, they are added by post mark dates.Registration ENDS
November 18th :
20 Year Anniversary, 2017 FMBC State Championships
Championships & Seeding
FMBC Seeding process is based on Registration payment date, either by PayPal or Credit Card payment, or postmark date of check. You will be assigned numbers, in random order, with others received in your Block.
The 1st Block is Early Registration, received January 1st – February 28th.
2nd Block of Registration dates, received March 1st-April 30th .
3rd Block of Registration dates, received May 1st-June 30th.
4th Block of Registration dates, received July 1st-Aug. 31st.
5th Block of Registration dates, received Sep.1st-Sept. 30th
October 1st-Oct. 31st as registrations arrive, they are added by post mark dates. Registration ENDS
For FMBC State Semi-Finals, each class is then arranged in performance order, chronologically in reverse order, with the smallest number performing last.
Scholarship Criteria for The FMBC Scholarship Fund
The FMBC Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to college-bound high school seniors based on demonstrated academic achievement, financial need, school band or auxiliary involvement, and an express interest in pursuing music and/or performance education, through college and/or through performance entities such as Drum Corps International.
The students eligible for assistance must be graduating high school seniors who reside in Florida and are members of a band that is registered for and attends the FMBC State Semi-Finals.
Directors may submit the Scholarship nominations that were received by email, to FMBC by October 25th.
2017 Scholarship Winners
Jon C Kersten Memorial Scholarship Recipients
Sheldon Naja, Calvary Christian High School
Daniel Hernandez, Miami Coral Park Sr. High
Gina Rand, Palm Beach Central High School
Adriana Ferragut, North Fort Myers High School
Lisa Turk, Fleming Island High School
John Rusnak Memorial Scholarship Recipients
Caleb Hart, Madison County HS
Camille Dumit, Somerset Academy
Eric Monson, Seminole HS
Sarita Moreno, Coral Glades HS
Tacy Colon, Pace HS
Music ‘n Motion Auxiliary Scholarship Recipients
Ana-Cristina Chavarria, South Miami Sr. HS
Carmen Hernandez, Mater Academy
Danielle Gonzalez, Park Vista HS
Haley Beyerlein, Braden River HS
Sasha Lobban, Lake Howell HS