Association of Concert Bands
The Association of Concert Bands was formed to support adult concert, community, and municipal bands. Members include bands, adult musicians, conductors, composers, and corporations who are dedicated and equipped to serve the needs of musicians that perform in and/or lead adult concert bands.
Christ Church Parish
Christ Church is proud to sponsor the Pensacola Bay Concert Band as our “Ensemble in Residence.” This designation represents the spirit of cooperation and shared vision between the church and the band. Christ Church serves as the Pensacola Bay Concert Band’s rehearsal venue and community sponsor.
Emerald Coast Community Band
Community band located in Fort Walton Beach, welcome to all ages and skill levels. Under the direction of Nancy Thiele.
Foo Foo Festival
Foo Foo Fest is a 12-day celebration of culturally creative happenings, events, and moments under one banner, attracting visitors to Pensacola.
Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival
Each year, the Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival Committee awards grants to local nonprofit organizations in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties for community arts projects.
Manna Food Pantries
Offers emergency food assistance and fights against hunger in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties. To further serve the local community, the Pensacola Bay Concert Band collects non-perishable food at all community concerts for Manna Food Pantries.
New Horizons International Music Association
New Horizons International Music Association (NHIMA) is an international non-profit organization committed to the New Horizons philosophy of music. The Pensacola Bay Concert Band is organized as part of the NHIMA.
North Okaloosa Community Band
Community band located in Crestview, welcome to all ages and skill levels. Under the direction of Kim Whaley.
Band photography is provided by Ryan O’Keeley.
Schmidt’s Music is a Band and Orchestra specialty shop located in downtown Pensacola since 1982. Schmidt’s Music is a music sponsor of the Pensacola Bay Concert Band.
UWF Center for Fine and Performing Arts
The University of West Florida Department of Music sponsors Pensacola Bay Concert Band concerts performed at the Center for Fine and Performing Arts.
Walton County Community Band
Community band located in DeFuniak Springs, welcome to all ages and skill levels. Under the direction of Nathan Frymire.