Bands of America is a program of Music for All. More than 1 million people are alumni of Bands of America marching band events, the first of which were held in 1976. Bands of America was created in 1976 as "Marching Bands of America" (MBA), renamed Bands of America (BOA) in 1984 and merged with the Music for All Foundation in 2006 to create Music for All. MFA’s marching band events continue to carry the name of "Bands of America."
Bands of America events include:
presented by Yamaha
The nation’s premier high school marching band championship.
One day (Regional) and two day (Super Regional) marching band championships held at major stadiums across the country.