Bill Kidwell, President

Phone: 859-384-5333

Email: William.kidwell@boone.kyschools.us

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NKBDA, a division of KMEA (District 6)

Northern Kentucky

Band Directors Association


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Welcome to the Northern Kentucky Band Directors Association website!  The purpose of this site is to supply information to directors, parents, and students about the events of the NKBDA.


NKBDA is made up of middle and high school band directors in the Northern Kentucky District 6.  Our purpose is to provide our students with opportunities to learn about and make music at the highest level possible.




2013-14 NKBDA Events & Deadlines

Checks sent to Richmond made out to KMEA

Checks sent within the district made out to NKBDA


January 10—HS Select Band tryout fees due

Online Registration due via Audition Room Manager


January 10-11—MS Select Band @ NKU


January 14 - HS Select Band Auditions @ Cooper HS


January 15— Large Ensemble Assessment

registration & payment due to KMEA in Richmond


February 1—MS Large Ens. Set-Up form due

To Dave Webber @ Boone Co.


February 21— HS Select Band Folder fees due


February 21—Solo & Ens. Fees and Registration due

to KMEA in Richmond


March 11 & 12—MS Concert Fest @ NKU


March 13-15—HS Select Band @ NKU


March 22— District-wide Solo & Ens. @ Twenhofel MS


March 28— HS Large Ens. Set-Up form due

To Chris Miller @ Walton-Verona


April 25 & 26—HS Concert Fest @ NKU




Audition Room Manager




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