Due to construction taking place at Salina-Central High School, the 2016-17 KMEA Instrumental Live Auditions, scheduled for Jan. 7, 2017, will be held at Salina-Lakewood Middle School (driving directions).
Congratulations to all groups selected to perform at the 2017 In-Service Workshop. Performance dates and times will be announced in the ISW Schedule, which will be released in mid-January 2017. 2017 ISW Performance Groups
Representing Kansas Music Educators at the 2016 NAfME National Assembly in our nation’s capital this past week were Government Relations Advisor Mike Quilling, NAfME Collegiate President Fern Stevermer, Vice President Avian Bear, KMEA President Martha Gabel, President-Elect Gretchen Bixler, and Executive Director John Taylor.
Audition excerpts for the 2016-2017 KMEA All-State ensembles (high school level) have been posted. Winds/Percussion (band & orchestra) Jazz Band Orchestra (strings) Choir
KMEA is accepting proposals for clinic sessions at the 2017 In-Service Workshop. Deadline for submitting proposals is October 1, 2016.
KMEA President Martha Gabel has posted a new video message for Spring 2016.