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The Illinois Brass Band

founded 1991

IBB Takes Third Place at NABBA

19 Apr 2014

This past weekend members of the Illinois Brass Band traveled to Grand Rapids, Michigan, to participate in the North American Brass Band Association (NABBA) Championships. Members took part in the Solo and Ensemble competition
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Lev Garbar Wins CYSO Inspiration Award

17 Mar 2014

Lev Garbar, IBB co-principal cornet and band director in Illinois Community Consolidated School District 89 in Glen Ellyn was awarded the 2014 "Note of Excellence" award at the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra's annual gala on Saturday, February 1, 2014, at Chicago's Four Seasons Hotel.
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Upcoming events

Saturday, June 21

Brass Spectacular featuring David Thornton
3:00 P.M.: Brass masterclass.
7:00 P.M.: Concert
Oak Creek Centennial Church
Oak Creek, WI

Sunday, June 22

Brass Spectacular featuring David Thornton
Time: 2:30 P.M.
First United Methodist Church of Arlington Heights
Arlington Heights, IL

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IBB 2013-14 Season Sponsor

Please patronize this sponsor of the Illinois Brass Band's 2013-14 Season


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This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.