ISB Convention

June 8-12, 2021

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Thanks to our 2021 Convention Lead Sponsor the University of Nebraska — Lincoln School of Music.

Over 150 concerts, lectures and masterclasses

  • Flexible daytime schedule! Watch what you want, when you want during and after the convention week
  • Live Zoom chats with presenters
  • Keynote address by Joseph Conyers
  • Young Bassists Program
  • Virtual exhibit hall, make one-to-one appointments with your favorite shops and makers
  • Virtual new instrument exhibition
  • Panel discussions
  • Live 80/90 birthday celebration for François Rabbath, Gary Karr and Frank Proto
  • Morning body work & yoga
  • Connect via live chat during evening "ISB After Hours" nightly hangs
  • Virtual College Fair

Live evening announcements and watch parties for our headliners:

  • Gary Karr
  • Linda Oh
  • Xavier Foley
  • Nilson Matta
  • Phoebe Russell
  • Rufus Reid with Sullivan Fortner
  • Bozo Paradzik
  • Renaud Garcia Fons with Claire Antonnini
  • Roman Patkolo
  • Jorge Roeder with Sofia Rei
  • Ben Williams

Welcome from the University of Nebraska — Lincoln School of Music


2021 Sponsors

Your Sponsorship includes a complimentary virtual exhibit and additional benefits!


2021 Sponsors

Create your company / organization profile, including photos, website and media links, and enter up to 5 complimentary all-access registrations for the convention.

New Instrument Exhibition

2021 Sponsors

Luthiers! This is an opportunity for the virtual convention attendees to view a showcase instrument and to get to know more about you. The $50 fee includes an all-access convention registration!