All-State Band Manager Application

Hello California Band Directors!

Have you ever wanted to become involved with our All-State Bands?

We are introducing an application for all interested Band Directors who would like to manage one of our 6 All-State Bands!This year, we have the following guest conductors on the docket!

High School Wind Symphony – Dr. Cynthia Johnston Turner, University of Georgia
High School Symphonic Band – Marcellus Brown, Boise State University
High School Concert Band – Dr. Vu Nguyen, University of the Pacific
High School Small Schools Band – Dr. Peter Boonshaft, Hofstra University (retired)
Jr. High School Symphonic Band – Cheryl Floyd, Hill Country Middle School (retired)
Jr. High School Concert Band – Jeanne Christensen, Mira Mesa High School

Our band managers work very closely with our esteemed guest conductors and run all aspects of the ensemble’s rehearsals/performance.

If you are interested in applying, please fill out the following application by August 1st. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask Ashley Shine at

CBDA Band Manager Application

Thank you so much for your consideration!
Ashley Shine – CBDA Ensemble Host