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The Idaho Music Educators Association is a nonprofit educational organization of current and former music teachers and administrators across Idaho in public/private schools and universities and colleges, including private studio teachers and music educators living in retirement. IMEA is a state affiliate of NAfME, the National Association for Music Education, a 85,000 member organization representing music educators across the United States.

Our goals include the advocacy of music with government, school boards & administrators, parents & society; betterment of conditions for teaching music to our students; recognition and opportunities for outstanding student musicians; exploration of better and alternative teaching materials and methods; and mutual support through meetings, conferences, and individual help.

The Mission of IMEA is to promote and advance Music Education in all Idaho schools, to foster personal and professional growth of music educators, and to standardize and enhance musical opportunities for all students throughout the state.

Upcoming Events

2016 IMEA All-State Honor Groups and Inservice Conference

The 2016 IMEA Biannual Inservice Conference and All-State Groups will be held February 11-13, 2016 at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho. Audition materials are now posted. The audition window will open this Fall. Audition materials can be found on the All-State page.

Applications are now open for Performing Groups for the 2016 IMEA Insevice Conference. Deadline for submissions is October 1, 2015. Selected groups will perform at numerous concert hours during the conference. We would like to see a balanced representation from all levels of Music Education in our State; Small, Medium and Large sized High Schools; Middle Schools and University level performing ensembles.

To have questions answered about the 2016 All-State or the Conference, click on the specific area here and you will be directed to their email:

IMEA State Solo Competition

Congratulations to all of the performers at the State Solo Competition. The results and rankings have been posted. See them HERE.


NAfME NW-Division Conference February 16-19, 2017, Bellevue, Washington.

      • Information will be posted as it becomes available.


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Latest IMEA Emails
 ISU Summer Institute for Piano & Strings - 05/22/2015
   Attached is the flyer for the ISU Summer Institute for Piano and Strings, June 22-26, 2016. Questions? Piano Division Dr. Kori Bond: String Division Dr. Keum Hwa Cha: chakeum@isu...  read more...

 IMEA Inservice Conference Performing Groups Application Now Online - 05/18/2015
   Directors: We are now accepting applications and recordings for Performing Groups at the 2016 IMEA All-State Inservice Conference in Pocatello, Idaho, February 11-13, 2016. Selected groups will perf...  read more...

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