2022 NABBC Official Rules Handbook


Note: Hotel information for the 2022 Championships will be released here before September 23, 2021.


The Board of Directors of the North American Brass Band Association has announced the required Test Piece works for the 2022 North American Brass Band Championships, to be held April 29-30, 2022 at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

Championship Section
And From the Darkness (Paul Lovatt-Cooper)
For ordering information, Championship Section Band Contacts should email Tony Granados (
Reminder, only Championship Section Bands attending the 2022 Championships will have permission to
order and perform this commission in 2022.

First Section
Facets of the Heart (Tom Davoren)
Published by Studio Music

Second Section
Hope (Dorothy Gates)
Self-published by Atiqa Music

Third Section
Epainos (Joel Collier)
Published by Joel Collier Music

Youth Championship Section
Shine As the Light (Peter Graham)
Published by Salvation Army Eastern Territory

Youth First Section
Saint-Saëns Variations (Philip Sparke)
Published by Anglo Music