Dates & Deadlines

Music Teacher Professional Development Opportunities

6/17-24/ 2017   Band Directors @ Wallowa Lake - Link to registration information

OMEA Conference  

01/11-14//18     "Louder than Words" Eugene Hilton Conference Center

09/15/2017       Conference Registration Begins

01/01/2018       Cut-off for Banquet-Conference Registration Fees Increase

2018-2023        OMEA CONFERENCE DATES

All-State Dates

06/01/2017       Audition Materials posted to Website

08/15/2017       Conference Performance and Presentation Session Applications Deadline

09/01/2017       HS Online Auditions/ MS & Elementary Recommendations Open

10/01/2017        Auditions/ Recommendations Close

10/01/2017        Auditions Fees Due

10/27/2017        Acceptance Notices Emailed/ All-State Registration Begins

11/17/2017        Student Registration Ends/ All-State Payments Due

12/08/2017        Music Mailed (To student's directors at school)

01/11/2018        All-State Jazz and Middle School Groups Begin

01/12/2018        All-State High School and Elementary Groups Begin

OMEA Board Meetings

5//20/2017       Full Board- 8:30-3:30- Home Builders Association, 15555 SW Bangy Road, Lake Oswego

9//16/2017       Full Board- 8:30-3:30 -Home Builders Association, 15555 SW Bangy Road, Lake Oswego

1//14/2018       Full Board- 8:30-3:30 -Eugene Hilton and Conference Center, 66 E 6th Ave, Eugene

5//19/2018       Full Board- 8:30-3:30 -Home Builders Association, 15555 SW Bangy Road, Lake Oswego

Oregon Music Educator Journal

Submit articles for the Journal
Fall Submissions            Deadline-9/1, Scheduled Mailing Date-10/30
Spring Submissions       Deadline-3/1, Scheduled Mailing Date-4/30

Journal Guidelines

State Small Chamber Ensemble Contest

Registration Deadline-March 13, 2018

Friday, April 27, 2018, Pacific University

OMEA Chair- Dan Judd

OSAA State Solo Contest

Registration Deadline-March 13, 2018

Saturday, April 28, 2018, Pacific University
OMEA Chair- Tom Muller
OSAA Solo Administrator- Kyle Stanfield

OSAA Choir Championships

Registration Deadline- April 14, 2018

May 3-5, 2018, George Fox University
      May 03- 2A, 1A and 3A Choir

      May 04- 4A and 5A Choir     

      May 05- 6A Choir
OMEA Chair- Matt Strauser
OSAA Choir Administrator- Molly Hays

OSAA Band/Orchestra Championships

Registration Deadline- April-14, 2018

May 9 -12, 2018, Oregon State University
      May 9- 3A and 4A Band

      May 10- String and Full Orchestra
      May 11- 2A and 5A Band
      May 12- 6A Band
OMEA Chair- Chuck Bolton
Band/Orchestra Administrator- Cindy Simmons