The Nebraska Music Education Association (NMEA) is a voluntary, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization governed by an elected Board of Directors.  Our membership represents all phases of music education in schools, colleges, universities, and teacher-education institutions. Currently, NMEA has approximately 1,200 members from across the state of Nebraska, and membership is open to all persons engaged in music teaching or other music educational work. For information about the benefits of joining NMEA please see our membership page.


The Nebraska Music Education Association is committed to building a robust statewide community of qualified music educators and allies by cultivating genuine relationships, advancing music education, and advocating for the profession.


Our current bylaws were adopted by the membership on November 17, 2021. Click here to view them.