FORWARD:

ABOUT THE BOOK:
CHAPTER 1:
  Prelude To Our Early History
  Early History of Bands in Nebraska
  The War Years
   
CHAPTER 2:
  The Nebraska Bandmasters Association in 1936
  Charter Membership in 1936
  Formation of Nebraska Bands 1868-2003
  25th Convention Program 1986 at Hasting College
  Other Historical articles by Duane E. Johnson
  ------NSBA in 1936
  ------The State Music Contest
  ------The War Years
 
CHAPTER 3:
  Bandmasters Organization 1962-present
  Charter Members 1962
   
CHAPTER 4:
Past and Present Officers
  --- Sequence of Executive Board
  --- Other Officers
  ------- Middle School Chair
  ------- State Membership Chair
  ------- Public Relations Chair
  ------- Exhibits Chair
  ------- Awards Chair
  ------- Marching Band Chair
  ------- Concert Band Chair
  ------- Class Representatives
   
CHAPTER 5:
 

NSBA Awards

  Donald A. Lentz "Outstanding Bandmasters" Award
  Jack R. Snider Young Director Award
  Outstanding Administrator Award
  Excellence in Academic Achievement Award
  Duane E Johnson Award Distinguished Service Award
  Director Scholarships
  Scholarships
  NBA
  Retirees
   
CHAPTER 6:
  Profile of Nebraska Band Programs
   
CHAPTER 7:
  Contests and Festivals
   
CHAPTER 8:
  Community Bands Past and Present
  --Community
  -- Military
  -- Company Bands
  -- Miscellaneous Pictures
   
CONCLUSION: