Conferences and Events

National Conferences and Events

NAfME is ME! 2022 NAfME National Conference

Call for proposals deadline: February 15

November 2-6, Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland (near Washington, DC). Featuring the National Biennial Music Research and Teacher Education Conference, the National PreK-12 Conference, and the 2022 All-National Honor Ensembles. Registration opens in April.

State and Division Conferences

NAfME Federated State Association Conferences

Conferences are produced by each of the NAfME federated state associations throughout the year. Please visit this page to find your state’s website and more information.


Virtual Meet the Candidates Forum (recording now available)

Upcoming Professional Learning Community Live and On-Demand Free Webinars during COVID-19

January 31, 8:00 PM ET: NAfME Collegiate Chat — “PRAXIS Practice: Prepare to Pass!”

NAfME Advocacy Tuesdays in April 2021

Recording for May 12, 2020, “Keeping Music Education Strong,” a NAfME and NAMM Foundation webinar

Vision 2020—February 25 NAfME now Immediate Past President and Board Chair Kathleen D. Sanz; Deb Confredo, chair of the Society for Research in Music education; and Linda Thornton, chair of the Society for Music Teacher Education presented the first of the “Vision 2020” webinars on February 25, 2020. Music educators played a role in helping envision the future of music education, responding to the ideas in this first of a series of Vision 2020 live webinars. Find the archived webinar and PDF of the slide deck here

Other Events

As events from associated groups are announced, they will appear here.