Can't wait to see you at the 2018 Fall Conference!

Conference Hosted by

Dr. Alexander Koops

Azusa Pacific University, Warren Music Center

901 East Alosta Avenue  Azusa, CA 91702

Saturday, September 29, 2018          Azusa Pacific University School of Music             8:00 am - 3:45 pm

Cost to attend:

$60.00 - NAfME/CMEA Member Professional

$85.00 - Non-member Professional

$10.00 - Student members (must show student ID)

$20.00   Non-member Students & Retired Music Educators

$20.00 - Spouse/Partner

$10.00 - Sponsor a Student (Tax Deductible Donation)

Click here for Registration Link!

Registrations accepted through September 29!

CMEA Southwestern Section Conference on Sept. 29, 2018 

8 am-3: 45 pm, Azusa Pacific University

 This year's conference features keynote speaker Alice Kay Kanack, the current Executive Director of the Kanack School of Musical Artistry in Rochester, New York. She is recognized internationally as a composer, teacher, and performer and is the author of the Creative Ability Development series, consisting of three volumes published through Creative Ability Development Press and Alfred Publishing. The conference will include sessions in areas of music covering the broad spectrum of general music, choir, band, orchestra, world music, composition, emerging ensembles, modern band, special learners and more. ALL music teachers regardless of specialization are welcome.

2018 Theme:  RESPONDING!

Welcome: Jessica Husselstein, CMEA Southwestern Section President

Keynote: Alice Kay Kanack, Executive Director, Kanack School of Musical Artistry


Proposal Submission:

If you would like to submit a Session idea for 2019,

dates to remember are as follows:

Form available for submissions:  April 1
Submission of Session Proposals: (no limit to number you submit): May 30

Notification of Session Proposal Acceptance:  July 1