KMEA Advocacy Links

Links To Other Music And Education Organizations

National Association for Music Education Music And The Brain - Some Sources
Other Affiliated State MEA Sites U.S. Army Bands Online Master Classes
American Music Conference Governor's School For The Arts
Kentucky Intercollegiate Band Support Music- public service of The Music Education Coalition
Kentucky Chapter- American String Teachers Association Music in School Is Good for Kids!
Kentucky Department of Education VH1 Save The Music
Music Education Positions Open In Kentucky - KDE American Recorder Society
Wallace Foundation Arts Research Sources for Music Teachers collected by
Kentucky Chapter - American Orff-Schulwerk Association Music Education Links collected by The Open University
Library of Congress Professional Development, Including Copyright Guidelines

Kentucky College and University Music Departments

Asbury University Morehead State University
Ashland Community College Murray State University
Bellarmine University Northern Kentucky University
Berea College St. Catharine College
Campbellsville University Southern Baptist Theological
Centre College Thomas More College
Eastern Kentucky University Transylvania University
Elizabethtown Community College Union College
Georgetown College University of the Cumberlands
KY Christian University University of Kentucky
KY State University University of Louisville
KY Wesleyan College University of Pikeville
Lindsey Wilson College Western Kentucky University

Community Music

Arts councils and support organizations
Glasgow Musicale
Richmond Area Arts Council
Muhlenberg Arts Council
Community musical theater or opera 
Bardstown Community Theatre
Campanile Productions in Hopkinsville
Crossroads Dance Team Contact:
Footlighters (Newport)
Fort Thomas community summer theater
The Glasgow Summer Theater
Kincaid Community Theater (Falmouth)
Summer Institute for Young Artists
Union Community Theater (Union)
Village Players (Ft. Thomas)
Jazz ensembles 
Bluegrass Area Jazz Ambassadors (BAJA)
London Jazz Orchestra Contact:
Paducah Jazz Ensemble
Concert bands 
Capital City Community Band
Central Kentucky Concert Band
Chamber Winds Louisville/Louisville Concert Band
Community Band of Nelson County
Fillmore Wind Band
Florence Community Band
Glasgow Community Band
Heartland Winds
Henderson Community Band
Indiana University Southeast Concert Band
Louisville Winds
Madison Community Band
New Horizons Band Lexington KY
Paducah Community Band
Portsmouth Wind Symphony
River Cities Concert Band
Sacred Winds Ensemble
Southern Kentucky Concert Band
Town and Gown Community Band (Murray)
UofL Community Band
Union College Community Winds
Winds of Appalachia Community Band
Brass bands and flute choirs
Brass Band of Louisville
Brass Band of the Tri-State (Ceredo-Kenova, W. Va)
Derby City Brass Band (currently inactive)
Firebird Chamber Ensemble (Lexington)
Lexington Brass Band
Somerset Brass
Central Kentucky Youth Orchestra http://wwks,
Kling Chamber Orchestra (Louisville) Contact:—Louis Mosen is the conductor and the group performs at Nursing Homes
The Lexington Community Orchestra
London Community Orchestra http://www.lcoky.orch
The Louisville Civic Orchestra
Madison Strings
Folk Instruments 
Heartland Dulcimer Club
Berea College Community Choir Contact: Stephen Bolster
Capitol City Chorale
Cincinatti Children's Choir Northern Ky. Satellite Choir
Class Melodies Performance Institute
ECCO - Renaissance Sacred Polyphony (Wilmore)
Frankfort Children Singers Contact: Linda McKinley
Gateway Youth Chorus
Georgetown Choral Society Contact:
German-American Choir of Louisville
The Kentuckians Chorus
The Kentucky Bach Choir
Kentucky Youth Chorale
Lexington Chamber Chorale
Lexington Singers
Lexington Singers Youth Choir
Louisvile Chamber Choir
The Louisville Master Chorale
The Louisville Vocal Project
Louisville Youth Choir
Madison Singers
Madison Youth Chorus
Madisonville Community Chorus
Mid-Kentucky Chorus at St. Catherine
MSU Town & Gown Chorale
Muhlenberg Community Singers (Central City)
Northern Kentucky Children's Ensemble (Lakeside Park)
Northern Kentucky Community Chorus
Orchestra Kentucky Chorale
Owensboro Choral Society
Owensboro Community and Technical College Chorus (community chorus through the college)
Scott County Children's Chorus Contact: Natalie Tilford Kopp
Shelby County Community Children's Choir
SisterSound (Lexington)
Song of the Bluegrass
Sounding Joy (women's chorus in Danville, Sept–May) Contact:
Summer Singers (mixed chorus in Danville, June–July) Contact:
Union College Regional Chorus
Voces Novae
Voices of the Commonwealth (Lakeside Park)
WKU Choral Society