Is Your Membership Current? Balloting for IBMA Awards Begins in May

Be sure your professional membership is current, in order to participate in the voting process for IBMA Awards and help us recognize some of the genre’s best efforts for the year.

Please make a note of the following dates:

1st Ballot – International and paper ballots mail May 1, 2013

1st Ballot (Electronic) – Opens May 14 at 8 a.m. Central. Closes June 10 at 5 p.m.

2nd Ballot – Opens & mails July 9 at 8 a.m. Ballot closes July 31 at 5 p.m.

Press Conference Date – August 14, 2013 at Music City Roots in Nashville, TN

3rd Ballot – Opens & mails August 15 at 8 a.m. Ballot closes Sept. 9 at 5 p.m.

Recipients will be announced Sept. 26, 2013, at the International Bluegrass Music Awards, hosted at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh, NC.


To join IBMA, call 888-GET-IBMA or 615-256-3222, or click here.