Student Experiences

Encourage your students to expand their knowledge and share their special gifts with the community, through participation in VMEA and NAfME sponsored performance opportunities, including:


  • Local solo and ensemble music performance adjudication.
  • The annual VMEA All-State and All-State Honors programs.
  • Local events for instrumental and choral students in many of VMEA’s local districts.
  • VMEA Professional Development Conference activities.
  • The NAfME All-National Honors Ensembles for Band, Orchestra, Choir and Jazz.
  • The U.S. Army All-American Marching Band Program
  • Local, Southern (NAfME) Division and national music composition contests.
  • Promote membership in the Tri-M Music Honor Society, recognizing middle school and high school students for their academic and musical achievements.
  • Celebrate music education through participation in Music in our Schools Monthâ„¢


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