The California State Band Championships is the events arm of the Southwest Music Education Association. Through sanctioning 15-18 field band contests annually, as well as sponsoring the CSBC Semifinals, Division Finals and Open Class Finals contests, the CSBC serves about 120 bands and 9,000 students annually.
If you are a high school band director and would like more information about competing in CSBC, please Contact Us . We will return your communication promptly.
California State Band Championships (CSBC)
California State Band Championships Board of Directors
Southwest Judges Network (SWJN)
In order to provide a high level of consistent evaluation and adjudication, the Southwest Judges Network, a subsidiary of the SWMEA, was created. Utilizing the best judges form throughout the region, the SWJN provides education and training opportunities for new and experienced adjudicators of the marching arts. If you are interested in joining our network, please Contact Us.