Celebrating 85 Years of Music Education

The Nebraska Music Education Association (NMEA) is a non-profit organization of music educators founded in 1937. To achieve the goals of our mission, we provide continuing education opportunities, recognition, scholarships and advocacy to our educators. For their students, we offer education, auditions, competitions and performance opportunities. All members and member students are eligible to attend the annual All-State and Conference/In-Service Clinic held in November each year.

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, your contributions to NMEA support music education in the state and are considered charitable, tax deductible gifts.  Thank you for your support!

2022 NAfME All-National Honor Ensembles Application

There are less than 2 weeks left for students to apply for the 2022 NAfME All-National Honor Ensembles! Students in grades 9, 10, and 11 who were accepted to their All-State Festival are eligible to apply for Concert Band, Symphony Orchestra, Mixed Choir and Jazz Ensemble. Requirements for Guitar Ensemble and Modern Band can be found HEREThe NAfME All-National Honor Ensembles represent the top-performing high school musicians in each state across the country. This year’s program will take place in-person, November 3-6, 2022 in National Harbor, Maryland. The deadline to apply is Friday, May 27, 2022at 11:59 PM eastern time.

2022 NMEA Conference Call for Performing Ensembles Closes THIS FRIDAY

The application for ensembles to perform at the 2022 NMEA Conference is now open and will close on May 20 at 11:59 p.m. Central Time. Click the link below to submit your application!

Call for Performing Ensembles Application