District 12 News

Now accepting applications for 2015-2016 classroom grants

Posted: October 29, 2014 - 9:30 a.m.

This year PMEA District 12 will be offering to its membership grants ranging in awards up to $500.00 each (a total of $1,500.00 will be awarded this year) to help fund a special projects, materials, or instruments in your classroom that you may not be able to fund through your school budget. Applications should be sent to Henry Pearlberg by February 6, 2015. Grants will be awarded by June 5, 2015. Click here to download the application.

Clarinet errata

Posted: October 9, 2014 - 10:15 p.m.

A number of errors have been discovered in this year's clarinet solo. Click here for the errata.

2014-2015 high school festival audition solo list posted

Posted: May 5, 2014 - 1:45 p.m.

The solo list for the 2014-2015 high school festival auditions has been posted. Click here to download the list.

2014 festival audition update

Posted: February 12, 2014 - 10:15 a.m.

After careful consideration, it has been decided to combine the instrumental and choral auditions into a single day. Next year's Combined Choral and Instrumental Auditions will take place on Saturday, November 22, 2014, at Bayard Rustin HS in West Chester. This allows us to also schedule a make-up date in the event of inclement weather, which will be Saturday, December 6, 2014. Please mark your calendar for both dates. Next year's audition solo lists will be published by May 15, 2014.

Festival host rotation

Posted: February 12, 2014 - 10:15 a.m.

A host rotation list has been posted for high school festivals through 2022. Click here to download the list (Updated January 2015).

About PMEA District 12

Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) is an affiliate of the nearly 80,000 member National Association for Music Education (NAfME). PMEA is a service organization to music education in the Commonwealth. The membership includes those engaged in music instruction at all levels, from preschool through college and university, retired educators, as well as those in the music industry. In addition, students enrolled in music education may participate in collegiate chapters and secondary students may participate in Tri-M Honor Society. PMEA provides leadership in professional growth and offers special opportunities for musical development to school students. PMEA District 12 serves the music educators and students of Philadelphia, Delaware and Chester counties.