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.




2014-15 NKBDA Events & Deadlines

Checks sent to Richmond made out to KMEA

Checks sent within the district made out to NKBDA


January 15 Large Ensemble Assessment

Registration & payment due to KMEA in Richmond


January 29-31High School Select Band @ NKU


February 20 Lg. Ens. Assessment

Set-Up & Classification forms due

To Chris Miller @ Walton-Verona


March 10, 11, 12Large Ensemble Assessment (MS&HS)

Greaves Concert Hall, NKU


March 19 Deadline Middle School Select Band Audition

Online Registration via Audition Room Manager


March 20 - Solo & Ens. Form I and $ Due to KMEA Richmond

Solo & Ens. Event Registration Due to A.J. Gatewood @ Twenhofel


March 24 - Middle School Select Band Auditions @ TBD


April 18 - Solo & Ensemble @ Twenhofel MS


April 24-25Middle School Select Band @ NKU