TMEA is an organization of over 11,000 school music educators dedicated to promoting excellence in music education. TMEA comprises five divisions: Band, Orchestra, Vocal, Elementary and College. TMEA leaders carefully monitor the actions of all state decision-making bodies on issues affecting fine arts instruction.

What's New
June 1: Deadline for TMEA Convention Proposals

Submit a proposal to present a clinic or perform in a music showcase during the 2019 TMEA Clinic/Convention. Learn what attendees say are the most important clinic topics and then submit your proposal.

Region-Area Alignment for 2018-2020

TMEA Region and Area alignments for 2018-2020 have been approved by the Executive Board. 
2018-2020 Area Apportionment: Winds & PercussionVocal

Harvey-Affected School Fine Arts Programs Still Need Help

While Harvey may seem like a memory, for many students the effects are still very real. Review the list and contact teachers directly to offer your help. Spread the word so that all needs can be met!

Be a Music Education Advocate

Find ready-to-print/show materials on this page. Distribute advocacy materials to parents, administrators, and the community in support of music education for all!

Music Education in the Law

This article (PDF) will help you stay updated on what the law says about music education. Use the final page quick reference to communicate this with your colleagues and administrators.

Southwestern Musician Online

May 2018 issue of Southwestern Musician is now available.

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Support fine arts education in our schools by registering at www.GoArts.org.