Kentucky Music Educators Association
2017 Professional Development Conference
February 8–11, 2017
Louisville, KY

All-State and Conference Performing Group Photos
2016 Conference Clinic Handouts
All-State Group DVDs and CDs

2017 Conference Performance submission

2017 KMEA Professional Development Conference Clinic Proposal submissions - Closed. No longer accepting 2017 proposals
  • The topics that are of highest interest to our attendees are listed below. If you have experience of expertise to share in one of these areas, be sure to submit a proposal or encourage a colleague to submit:
    • Rehearsal Techniques/Methods
    • Performance Styles/Practices
    • Program Review
    • Classroom Management
    • Reading Sessions
    • Teaching Techniques/Methods
    • Technology
    • Guitar
    • Jazz
    • Special Learners
  • Complete the linked survey with the clinic information
  • Email any supporting documentation to
  • Deadline—March 1, 2016
  • Notification of acceptance/non-acceptance will be made by June 1, 2016

2016 Fall Collegiate Conference Clinic Proposal Submission - Closed. No longer accepting 2016 proposals

  • Complete the linked survey with the clinic information
  • Email any supporting documentation to
  • Deadline—March 1, 2016
The Clinic Selection Meeting for the 2018 KMEA Conference and the 2017 Fall Collegiate Conference
will be in March 2017.


2017 "Smart Person" Mail in Pre-registration -

Exhibits 2017 "Smart Person" Online Pre-registration -
Kentucky Children's Chorus 2017 On-site Registration
* $100 KMEA Members
* $50 Spouse (who is a member)
* $50 Chaperone (no clinic access)
* $130 Non-member guest
* Free CNAfME member
* Free Retired members
* Free Administrators
Kentucky Junior High Chorus
All-State Choirs
All-State Bands
Future Dates KMEA   Downtown Louisville Map

Administrator Flyer
2017 Performing Groups - TBA

2017 Clinic & Performance Schedule - TBA

Wednesday night concert
Live Recording: NPR's From the Top

Louisville Orchestra Concert

2017 Years-of-service award Application Survey

All-State Concert Ticket Information

All-State Jazz Ensemble Tickets
All-State Jazz Ensemble Concert tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased from the KMEA Office in advance, After December 15, 2015 and before February 1, 2016, by calling (859) 626-5635. Tickets may also be purchased at the concert. The concert will be in the Galt House Hotel Ballroom.

All Other All-State Tickets


Tickets will go on sale at the Kentucky Center for the Kentucky Children's Chorus, kentucky Junior High Choirs, All-State Choirs, All-State Concert and Symphonic Bands, Commonwealth Strings, and the Symphony Orchestra starting December 18. Parents and friends wishing to attend these concerts must purchase tickets directly from the Kentucky Center Ticket Office.

Tickets may be ordered on-line at or by calling 502-584-7777 or 1-800-775-7777. All tickets are $10.00 plus handling fees imposed by the Kentucky Center for all phone and web orders (fees:$1.50 per ticket).

All tickets are general admission.

American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover cards accepted.