Congratulations to William Wittman, who has joined the staff of the Ohio Music Education Association as the Director of Business and Conference Operations. Bill brings extensive experience to OMEA as an administrator, including time as a high school principal, school … Continue reading OMEA’s Newest Staff Addition!
Below are the winners of the 2019 OMEA elections: OMEA Trustees Secretary – Robert Antonucci Editor of TRIAD – Terri Lenzo District 01 President-Elect – Benjamin Lupo Secretary/Treasurer – Don Clark District 02 President-Elect – Katie Ferren Secretary/Treasurer – Briann … Continue reading 2019 OMEA Election Results!
Dear OMEA members, It is with great excitement that I introduce you to a new opportunity to showcase your students’ talents through music composition. I have worked with Rob McClure, Assistant Professor of Music Composition and Theory at Ohio University … Continue reading OMEA Young Composers Initiative
At the December 13th Tuscarawas Valley High School band concert OMEA Immediate Past President Michael Crist announced that Superintendent of Schools, Mark Murphy, would be awarded the 2019 OMEA Outstanding Administrator Award. Mark was nominated by Merri Genslely, Director of Bands, … Continue reading Outstanding Awards at the 2019 OMEA PDC
Dear OMEA Retired Members: Over the years, the importance of the “gathering” of OMEA retired teachers has remained one of the cornerstones of the annual professional development conference. We expect this year to be no different and I encourage you … Continue reading PDC Details & Deadlines for OMEA Retired Members
Dear OCMEA Members: Now available online is the OMEA Guidebook. Check out the many great sessions for college students and young music educators! WEBSITE BASED SCHEDULE DOWNLOAD THE APP & GUIDE CONFERENCE HOUSING PRE-REGISTRATION CLOSES JANUARY 18! REGISTER NOW AT … Continue reading OCMEA Activities at the Conference
Dear OMEA Members, On behalf of the Trustees and Staff of OMEA – Happy New Year! As the conference quickly approaches, there is important information and a few deadlines that I want to bring to your attention. If you need to … Continue reading Important Conference Information!!
Dear OMEA Members, This is an extremely busy time for music educators! I want to thank you for taking time away from all of your responsibilities to read these short but important messages. Registration for High School S&E events is now … Continue reading Important PDC Reminders from Roger Hall and Using the NEW OMEA Website – Installment #3
Now that you have successfully renewed your membership, you can get started registering your students for events. The new website lists your member profile WORK addresses as choices when registering performers. Those addresses must be added BEFORE you begin registering … Continue reading Preparing for Adjudicated Events Using the New OMEA Website! Installment #2
Most people reason that a good career requires sharp mental skills. People who can process information, focus, and multi-task have great advantages. Now there is new research that identifies musicians as having more of these traits than others. Click HERE … Continue reading Selected Reading from Jim Dowdy, OMEA Music Education Advocacy Chair