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Fall Workshop
Registration for the 2014 Elementary General Music Fall Workshop is NOW open!  Please CLICK HERE for more information and the registration form!


Elementary Honors Choir
MMEA is proud to announce this first-ever event in Michigan!  Elementary students grades 3-6 are invited to audition for a NEW Honors Choir geared specifically for young singers.

Audition information will be announced in the coming weeks, with audition recordings due in mid-November 2014.  Members will be announced in mid-December, with rehearsals and the performance taking place in March/April 2015.

Additional details will be sent via email and posted here in the near future.  Stay tuned for more information about this fantastic new vocal music opportunity!


UPCOMING PD

John Feierabend will be presenting a 2-day workshop in Traverse City on September 19 & 20.  CLICK HERE to see more details about this GREAT PD event!

Dr. Jill Reese is presenting a Uke workshop on September 27th @ Hope College.  CLICK HERE for more information about this awesome event!

The 2nd annual MMEA General Music Fall Workshop will be held @ Eastern Michigan University on Saturday, October 18th.  Roger Sams is highlighting this all-day workshop, and SCECHs are available.  CLICK HERE for more information!


Elementary Choral Festivals
Forms & details for our 2014-2015 Elementary Choral Festival are NOW available by CLICKING HERE.  You can view this video link from our recent Elementary Choral Festival in Clare.  Enjoy the beautiful sound of our young choristers! 

We are thrilled to welcome Musical Resources AND JWPepper as the sponsors of this year's events.  These are fantastic companies committed to furthering music education!


JOBS!
Yes, there are music positions open in Michigan.
Take a look on our Jobs page.
3 new jobs posted 9/14/14.
7 new jobs posted earlier in September 2014.
32 new jobs posted in August 2014.
20 new jobs posted in July 2014.
42 new jobs posted in June 2014.



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-We come from a variety of musical backgrounds and teach in varied music settings!
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MMEA is proud to be the state affiliate of the National Association for Music Education (NAfME.)
When you join MMEA you also become a NAfME member.  Join today and receive all the state and national membership benefits!

Why join MMEA?

"Belonging to MMEA gives me connections with other music teachers as well as professional development opportunities of which I might not otherwise be made aware.  I am always looking for ways to improve my teaching and being a part of MMEA allows me to do just that."

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Thank you to JWPepper, sponsor and music provider for the Fall Workshop,  Elementary Choral Festivals and Collegiate Conference!

Music Cuts at School?

If your school district announces any cuts in music staff, curriculum, or programming for 2014-2015, please let us know so that we can alert ArtServe Michigan of your situation.  We're here to help in any way we can!Cory Micheel-Mays, MMEA Executive Director, (517) 748-6518  cmicheelmays@sbcglobal.net

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