COVID-19 Updates

All in-person TMEA meetings and events are suspended for the remainder of the school year. For the latest updates, go to the COVID-19 Updates page. The information on the COVID-19 webpage supersedes any standard program information presented on this website.

TMEA staff and Executive Board hope you and your family are well and doing all you can to stay well. Please note the following information relevant to this time of school closures and return here as this page will continue to be updated.

TMEA Updates

Updates emailed to TMEA members will also be posted here:

March 24, 2020: Includes: Contacting TMEA, 2020-2022 Alignment, Region Meetings, Honor Band & Orchestra Contest cancellations, and more.

2020 Convention Audio Files

Now might be a great time to review things you learned at the 2020 TMEA Clinic/Convention. If you purchased access to clinic audio files, log into your Personal Schedule and find clinics with the audio icon to download the files.

Want access but didn't purchase in advance? If you attended the convention, you can email Susan Daugherty to request the opportunity to purchase online ($10).

Connecting Online with Your Students

As you follow your district’s guidance, also consider how critical it is to stay connected—especially for students who rely on your classes for self-expression and connection through music-making. Realizing online resources are constantly evolving, we suggest watching the following webinar and joining this Facebook Group. Each offers specific insight for music educators:

Webinar: Bridging the Gap: Teaching and Learning Music Online

Facebook Group: Music Educators Creating Online Learning

Sustaining Member Support

Thanks go to these TMEA Sustaining Members who are offering special support to educators and students during this time. Are you a Sustaining Member with a special offer? Email Zachary Gersch with the company name and URL to be displayed here:

Visit their sites to learn about their offers (listed alphabetically):

 

B.A.C. Musical Instruments

Breezin' Thru Theory

C. Allen Publications

Choristers Guild

Delgado Guitars/La Tradicion Music

Excelcia Music Publishing

GPG Music

KRUTZ, Inc.

Macie Publishing Company

Music Memory - Mighty Music Publishing

Protec

QuaverMusic

RamPad

RhythmBee, Inc.

uTheory