Finest high school band directors in the United States  


A Division of the High School Band Directors National Association


The National High School Band Directors Hall of Fame maintains the sole objective of recognizing and promoting our nations outstanding high school band directors.  Our organization recognizes the importance of all band areas including concert, marching, jazz, band literature, band research, and solo & ensemble events.  Additionally, we are an advocate for the teaching of band in our public schools and focusing on the educational significance of band in the school curriculum.

Music Education enhances the education development of every child.

The National High School Band Directors Hall of Fame exemplifies significant achievement in band teaching through consistent excellence on the concert stage, outside performance arena or jazz hall  We are committed to the advancement of music education through research, the commissioning of new band literature, performance, teaching, and the educational development of the band director and the band student.

The National High School Band Directors Hall of Fame is a privately funded organization. For information on how you may contribute, please see Sponsors.

Oliver C. Boone, Ph.D.
Executive Director

Click Here to See Photos and News from the 2007 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony!

Congratulations to our new members: Debbie Bradley and Robert Rumbelow.

Last updated on 05/17/2008