Dear OMEA Members, The Ohio Foundation for Music Education Raffle returns for our 2017 OMEA Professional Development Conference in Cleveland! With our 2016 Raffle winners enjoying their prizes, the OFME will again provide this fun event at our 2017 Conference … Continue reading A Message from Roger Hall
Peggy Wyns-Madison has been the principal at P.S. 15 in Brooklyn, NY for nearly 10 years. In this article featuring her as Principal of the Week, Peggy shares how the arts and other academic subjects are intertwined to make the … Continue reading Arts & Academics Go Hand in Hand
Click HERE to purchase your tickets now!! 1st Prize: 7 Night Alaskan Vacation (see Cruise Itinerary PDF for details) Provider: Cruise Planners, LLC (cruise in 2017, dates TBD) Sponsor: Ohio Foundation for Music Education 2nd Prize: 2018 Conference Package in … Continue reading Ohio Foundation for Music Education Raffle Prizes Announced!
Dear OMEA Members: In an effort to keep you apprised of developments regarding the OMEA Conference, my message is simple: The Hilton is sold-out. There are 100 rooms remaining at the Marriott. There are 150 rooms remaining at the Westin. … Continue reading OMEA PDC Housing Update!!!
Are you looking for a way to become more involved in OMEA? Have you considered serving as a conference session presider? As a presider, you will introduce the clinician(s) at the beginning of the session and present a certificate at … Continue reading Register to be a 2017 OMEA PDC Presider!
Radio Disney News for Elementary, Tri-M and Collegiates: Give a Note Foundation and Radio Disney is ready to hit the road to celebrate the magic of music making! They are celebrating their 5th birthday and Radio Disney’s 20th birthday with … Continue reading November 10 Deadline for Give a Note!
Thanks to Jay Wardeska, OMEA Marching Band Affairs Chair, for some beautiful photos and captions of the first weekend of OMEA State Marching Band Finals at Hilliard Bradley and Dayton! Hilliard Bradley as the sun rises during setup First Band Madeira … Continue reading 2016 OMEA State Marching Band Finals – Weekend One in Photos
OMEA President Michael Crist attended the United States Army All-American Marching Band induction ceremony at Dawson-Bryant High School in Coal Grove, Ohio. Student Brandon Neff was inducted. He plays the sousaphone. Tom Zerkle is the band director and also serves as President of … Continue reading Michael Crist visits US Army All-American Marching Band Induction
OMEA President-Elect Kathy McGrady visited the US All-American Marching Band Inductions at Newton High School on Monday, October 17 and Miamisburg High School on Tuesday, October 18. Pictured below is Newton High School Band Director Matt Gaal, percussionist Jackson Riffle, and Kathy McGrady. … Continue reading Kathy McGrady visits US Army All-American Marching Band Inductions!
Dear OMEA Members: The deadline to nominate deserving candidates for the OMEA Outstanding Awards is fast approaching. Recognizing excellence within the association is a cornerstone of our advocacy initiative. We should not expect others to recognize outstanding service if we … Continue reading OMEA’s Outstanding Awards!