The 1937 Convention was held in Waco. Five clinic bands were present. A clinic orchestra was used. The state was divided into four districts. Division contests were held in Waco, Lubbock and Kingsville.

Fort Worth hosted the 1938 annual meeting. Two clinic bands composed of high school students throughout the state were used.

Meeting called in Waco to admit Vocal teachers to the organization. The name of the organization was changed to Texas Music Educators Association consisting of eight regions.