Choosing Choir Music for Children

“Watching children’s faces as choral repertoire becomes part of them is one of the great joys in a conductor’s life. This integration of musical meaning and human understanding can only…

MENC Leadership Sets New National Conference Schedule

In April, the MENC National Executive Board (NEB) voted to replace the association’s long-standing national biennial conference with an annual national event or series of events. According to MENC President-Elect…

Music Educators Report on Health Issues

In January 2008, MENC’s online Question of the Month asked members about health issues for music educators and music students. 374 members responded to this voluntary survey. One question from…

Press Release: MENC Announces 2007 Lowell Mason Fellows

MENC: The National Association for Music Education Announces the 2007 Lowell Mason Fellows Distinguished Individuals are Recipients of Prestigious Honor Named for Founder of American Music Education RESTON, VA (April…

Successful Launch for MENC's New Adjudication Seminars

MENC helped debut a new three-day adjudication seminar March 27-29. Participants traveled to Orlando, Florida, to learn effective feedback technique, practice judging, observe live student performances and witness performance critique.…

MENC Announces Division President-Elect Results

MENC members in the Southern, North Central, and Western Divisions elected music educators who will take on the role of president-elect for the next two years. They assume the office…