Events & Deadlines

KMEA Calendar KMEA Calendar
Aug. 2022
Aug. 13
Sat
KMEA
via Zoom, 10:00 - 11:30 AM
A virtual mentoring event for music educators who will be starting their 1st-2nd year of teaching
Aug. 27
Sat
KMEA
via Zoom, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Sep. 2022
Sep. 1
Thu
KMEA
2022-23 District-State HS Choir audition registration opens
Sep. 12
Mon
NE
Business Dinner & Meeting
Lawrence High School
5:30 PM - New Teachers
6:00 PM - Dinner
6:45 PM - Business Meeting
7:00 PM - Break Out Meetings
Sep. 24
Sat
KMEA
via Zoom, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Oct. 2022
Oct. 9
Sun
NE
Audition Registration Deadline — HS Choir
$10 per audition
Oct. 11
Tue
NE
Audition Registration Deadline — HS Band, HS Jazz Band
$10 per audition
Oct. 11
Tue
NE
Nomination Deadline — ML Band (9th, 7th/8th)
$10 participation fee per selected student
Oct. 12
Wed
NE
Audition Registration Deadline — HS Orchestra
$10 per audition
Oct. 12
Wed
NE
Nomination Deadline — ML Orchestra, Elem. Orchestra
$10 participation fee per selected student
Oct. 13
Thu
NE
Nomination Deadline — ML Choir, Elem. Choir
$10 participation fee per selected student
Oct. 23
Sun
NE
Audition Registration - Late Deadline #1 — HS Choir
$20 per audition
Nov. 2022
Nov. 4
Fri
NE
Audition registration - Late deadline #2 — HS Choir
$35 per audition
Nov. 4
Fri
NE
LATE Audition Registration Deadline — HS Band, HS Jazz Band, HS Orchestra
$20 per audition
Nov. 5
Sat
NE
FINAL Audition Registration Deadline — HS Choir, HS Band, HS Jazz Band, HS Orchestra
$50 per audition
Nov. 5
Sat
NE
District HS Honor Group Auditions
Eudora HS & Eudora MS
Dec. 2022
Dec. 3
Sat
NE
Mini-Conventions
Choir: Topeka HS
Orchestra: Topeka-Washburn Rural HS
Band: Topeka-Seaman HS
Dec. 16
Fri
KMEA
Instrumental Live Auditions Registration & Fee Deadline
$10 per audition
Dec. 31
Sat
KMEA
Instrumental Live Auditions Registration & Fee Deadline
$30 per audition
Jan. 2023
Jan. 6
Fri
KMEA
Instrumental Live Auditions Registration & Fee Deadline
$50 per audition
Jan. 7
Sat
KMEA
All-State Instrumental Live Auditions
Salina-Lakewood Middle School
On-Site Registration: ($100 per audition, paid at KMEA HQ)
Jan. 14
Sat
KMEA
All-State Instrumental Live Auditions
(contingency date)
Jan. 28
Sat
KMEA
via Zoom, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Feb. 2023
Feb. 23
Thu
KMEA
KMEA Board Meeting
Hyatt Ballrooms (see ISW schedule)
Feb. 23
Thu
KMEA
2023 In-Service Workshop
Feb. 24
Fri
KMEA
2023 In-Service Workshop
Feb. 25
Sat
KMEA
2023 In-Service Workshop
Mar. 2023
Mar. 25
Sat
KMEA
via Zoom, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Future ISW Dates
Feb. 23-25, 2023
Feb. 22-24, 2024
Feb. 27-Mar. 1, 2025
Feb. 26-28, 2026
Feb. 25-27, 2027
Feb. 24-26, 2028
Feb. 22-24, 2029
Feb. 21-23, 2030
Feb. 20-22, 2031
Feb. 26-28, 2032
Feb. 24-26, 2033
Feb. 23-25, 2034
Feb. 22-24, 2035