Experience unparalleled professional growth, inspiration, and motivation through:
- 300 workshops for band, orchestra, vocal, elementary and college educators
- the National TI:ME Music Technology Conference, including a preconference, concentrating on technology for music educators
- more than 60 concerts by the state's finest musicians, including 13 TMEA All-State ensembles
- exhibit halls with over 1,000 booths by more than 400 companies representing all facets of the music industry
Convention Registration Fees
Badge and Attendance Policy
Registration and Exhibit Hall Hours
Upper-level School Administrator Registration
TMEA offers its members discounted rates for downtown hotels in walking distance of the convention center.
Make or Update/Cancel a Reservation
Hotel Rates Preview
December Southwestern Musician (convention schedule preview)
Convention Clinic Preview
President's Concert Featuring The 5 Browns
Performing Groups (Invited and Honor Groups)
TMEA All-State Ensembles
Companies Exhibiting at the Convention
Apply to Exhibit
Volunteer a little time to ensure the success of the convention. It's fun!
Directions and Parking
Coat and Bag Check
Exploring San Antonio
Making the Case
Use the following materials as you request permission and funding to attend the convention:
Music Education and TMEA Convention Radio Documentary: Track 2—the benefits of attending the convention.
World of Music video: Show this video to your administrators to gain their support for your attendance.
Join TMEA: Download this presentation about membership and convention (targeted for elementary music teachers). Click here to download a free viewer for this presentation if you do not have Microsoft PowerPoint.
Future Convention Dates
Membership and Convention Attendance 10-Year Report
Come back to this page as it will be updated throughout the year.
Save the date! February 12-15, 2014
San Antonio, Texas