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Click here for OMEA’s Spring 2023 journal, Oregon Music Educator.

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2023 OMEA/OSAA State Championships:


2023 OMEA/OSAA State Solo Contest Results


2023 OMEA State Chamber Contest Results


2023 OMEA/OSAA State Choir Results


2023 OMEA/OSAA State Band & Orchestra Results


2023 OMEA State Jazz Results


2024 All-State and Conference Dates and Deadlines


September 1:

All-State audition uploads and application window opens on


October 1:

Teacher conference registration opens on


October 5:

Audition and application window closes for All-State.


October 6 - 17:

All-State audition screening and ensemble placement.


October 21:

All-State results and placement notifications sent to teachers via


November 13 – 29:

Period to withdraw from/add to All-State.


November 29:

Registration and payment due for All-State students.


December 9:

All-State music and information folders postmarked to schools/teachers.


December 31:

Conference pre-registration for the conference ends, prices increase at midnight!


January 11 – 14, 2024:

OMEA All-State and Conference in Eugene, Oregon


2023 - 2024 Board of Control Meetings


  • Saturday, September 16, 2023: 9:00am - 3:30pm, Full board, plus the Conference and All-State Planning Team, in-person meeting with virtual option, West Salem HS

  • Saturday, December 2, 2023: 9:00am - 3:30pm, Conference and All-State Planning Meeting, held at The Graduate Hotel Eugene, 66 E 6th Ave, Eugene

  • Sunday, January 14, 2024: 8:30am - 12:30pm, Full board, The Graduate Hotel Eugene (conference weekend)

  • Saturday, April 20, 2024: 9:00am - 3:30pm, Full board, in-person meeting with a virtual option, site TBA


Oregon Music Educator


Fall journal

August 15th: Submission deadline

October 30th: Scheduled release date


Spring journal

February 15th: Submission deadline

April 30th: Scheduled release date


OMEA and OSAA Sanctioned Contests


OMEA Sanctioned Events

  • State Jazz Contest - Chairperson: Dan Davey

  • State Small Chamber Ensemble Contest - Chairperson: Gary Riler

OSAA Sanctioned Events

  • State Band & Orchestra Championships - OMEA Chairperson: David Sime and OSAA Band & Orchestra Administrator: KT Emerson

  • State Choir Championships - OMEA Chairperson: Matt Strauser and OSAA Choir Administrator: Kelly Foster

State Solo Contest - OMEA Chairperson: Stewart Schlazer and OSAA Solo Administrator: Kyle Stanfield