2019

*Subject to Change

January Board Meeting: Maryland Orchestra Directors Association (MODA), (Maryland Band Directors Association (MBDA)

January Board Meeting: Maryland Choral Educators Association (MCEA)

January All State Commitment, Registration, and Preparation

January 17                Deadline: All State Jazz Submissions

January 21 Young Composers Project Committee Meeting

Jan 31-Feb 3            All State Junior Band, Senior Band, Senior Orchestra, Senior Mixed Chorus and Treble Chorus in Baltimore and at Morgan State University

February 1-2              Annual In-Service Conference, Baltimore Convention Center

February 21-23          All State Jazz Band, UMBC, UMBC Performing Arts & Humanities Building

March 1-3                   All State Junior Chorus and All State Junior Orchestra, Perry Hall High School

April 1                   Deadline: High School Band, Chorus, and Orchestra Festivals Registration/Application

April 4-7 Eastern Division Conference and All Eastern Concerts, Pittsburg, PA

April 8                         Deadline: All State Solo and Ensemble Registration/Application

April 12 MMEA Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

April 13 MMEA Awards for Excellence and Luncheon

April 19                       Deadline: State Solo and Ensemble Eligibility Confirmation/Payment to be received

April 19                       Deadline: Middle School Band, Chorus, and Orchestra Festivals Registration/Application

April 29-May 3            State High School Band, Chorus, and Orchestra Festivals

May 6-10                    State Middle School Band, Chorus, and Orchestra Festivals

May 11                        State String and Vocal Solo and Ensemble Festivals

May 18                        State Wind and Percussion Solo and Ensemble Festivals, Towson University Fine Arts Building 

June 1 MMEA Budget and Planning Meeting

June 7 MMEA Board Meeting

August 24                                MMEA Board Retreat

September 17                              MBDA Fall Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m. Location TBD

September 27                          MODA Fall Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Location TBD

September 27                         Deadline: All State Junior Application (Grades 7-9)

October 4                                Deadline: All State Senior Application (Grades 10-12)

October 4                                MMEA Board Meeting, 7:00pm, Anne Arundel Community College (Tentative) 

October 18                              MMEA Fall Inservice Day, Long Reach High School (Tentative)

November 6-10                       NAfME National Conference and Honor Ensembles, Gaylord Palms Resort, Orlando, Florida

November 16                          All State Junior Auditions, Locations TBD

November 23                          All State Senior Auditions, Locations TBD

December 4                             Deadline: All State Jazz Submission

December 9-20                       All State Notifications

December 14                           MBDA Fall Board Meeting, 9:00 a.m. Location TBD        

December 14                           MBDA Fall Music Review, 11:00 a.m. Location TBD                              

December                                MCEA Fall Music Review, Time and Location TBD

December 14                           MODA Fall Music Review, Time and Location TBD

December 20                           MODA Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Location TBD 


2020

January 3                 MMEA Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Anne Arundel Community College (Tentative)

January 10                Deadline: All State Commitment, Registration, and Payment

January TBD              MODA Board Meeting, Location and Time TBD

January TBD              MBDA Board Meeting, Location and Time TBD

January TBD               MCEA Board Meeting, Location and Time TBD

January TBD               Young Composers Project Committee Meeting

January 18                   Awards for Excellence Applications Due

February 20-22            All State Jazz Band Rehearsals, UMBC Performing Arts & Humanities Building

February 22                 All State Jazz Concert, 3:00 p.m., UMBC Performing Arts & Humanities Building

February 20-22            All State Junior Chorus and Orchestra Rehearsals, Location TBD

February 22                 All State Junior Chorus and Orchestra Concerts, Time and Location TBD

Annual Conference     March 13-14, Baltimore Convention Center

March 12-15               All State Junior Band, Senior Band, Sr. Orchestra, Senior Mixed Choir and Senior Treble Choir Rehearsals - Baltimore Convention Center (Schedule to be announced)

March 14                   All State Junior Band Concert, Morgan State University, Time to be announced

March 15                   All State Senior Band, Orchestra, Mixed Choir and Treble Choir, Morgan State University, Times to be announced

March 27                   Deadline: High School Band, Chorus and Orchestra Festival Registration/Application

April 3                        Deadline: State Solo and Ensemble Applications

April 3                         MODA Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Location TBD

April 17                       MMEA Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Anne Arundel Community College (Tentative)

April 18                       MMEA Awards for Excellence Ceremony and Luncheon, Location TBD

April 16                       Deadline: State Solo and Ensemble Festival Eligibility Confirmation/Payment to be received

April 17                       Deadline: Middle School Band, Orchestra and Chorus Festival Registration/Application

April 27-May 1             State High School Band, Chorus and Orchestra Festivals, Morgan State University

May 4-8                      State Middle School Band, Chorus and Orchestra Festivals, Location TBD

May 9                          State String and Vocal Solo and Ensemble Festival, Location TBD

May 16                        State Winds and Percussion Solo and Ensemble Festival, Towson University (Tentative)

May 29                        MODA Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Location TBD

May 30                        MMEA Budget and Conference Planning Meeting, Time and Location TBD        

June 5                          MMEA Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Anne Arundel Community College (Tentative)

June 13               MBDA Board Meeting, 9:00 a.m., Location TBD

June 13                MBDA Music Review, 11:00 a.m., Location TBD