Located on the Central Coast of California, SLOCBDA strives to offer rich, rewarding musical experiences to students in order to develop excellent musicians and leaders in their community.


SLOCBDA holds 2 annual events: 

the SLO County Honor Band and the SLO County Band Festival.​

“Enriching our students' lives through Music Education"

Important Dates


Get ready for Honor Band 2023!


Auditions are Saturday, January 21, 2023

at Paulding Middle School.

Juniors:  9 a.m. - noon

Seniors:  1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Come back to this site after December 1, 2022 to sign up for an audition time.


Honor Bands Concert


Wednesday, February 22, 2023

7 p.m.

at the CalPoly Performing Arts Center


Tickets: $15

Our Guest Conductors

Information about our guest conductors coming soon!

Honor Band 2023

List of Events in the area.

Recent News

Sign up for your audition for the 2023 Honor Band!


  • Click on the "Honor Band" link above to find the audition music for your instrument.

  • Fill out the paper application and make sure your Band Director signs it!

  • Sign up for an audition time by clicking the links on the right.

  • REMEMBER: you must fill out both the paper application and the online form for an audition time!

Quick Site Links

Sign up for your
audition here:


Watch the 2022 Honor Band Concert Here

Listen and Download the 2022 concert songs here:

Info about our 2022 conductors coming soon!


About the Guest Conductors