Virginia

Calendar of Events:

 

 

Event     2014 -2015  2015-2016
         
Executive Board and Council of Review     Sep 6  Sep 12
Senior Regional Orchestra Auditions     Sep 20 Sep 26 
All-Virginia Jazz Band Auditions     Sep 20 & Sep 27 Sep 27 & Oct 5 
VMEA Honors Choir Auditions   Oct 11 Oct 3 
VBODA Marching Festival  West, Central & N. West   Oct 18 Oct 24 
VBODA Marching Festival  Northeast, Southeast, & East   Oct 25 Oct 31 
VBODA Marching Assessment North & Capital     Nov 1 Nov 7 
Senior Regional Orchestra   Oct 31 - Nov 1 Nov 13 - 14 
District Chorus Auditions (Districts 1-16)   Nov 1 Nov 7 
Senior Regional Orchestra Alternate Date   Nov 14 - 15 Oct 30 - 31 
Alternate District Chorus Auditions (Districts 1-16)   Nov 8 Nov 14 
VMEA In-Service Conference     Nov 20 - 22 - Norfolk    Nov 19 - 21 - Norfolk 
VMEA Honors Choir & All-Virginia Jazz Band     Nov 20 - 22 - Norfolk Nov 19 - 21 - Norfolk 
VMEA All-VA Guitar Ensemble     Nov 18 - 20 - Norfolk Nov 18 - 20 - Norfolk 
District Band Auditions (Districts 1-16)   Dec 6 Dec 12 
Alternate District Band Auditions (Districts 1-16)   Jan 10 Jan 9  
Strategic Planning Meeting   TBD TBD 
VMEA Executive Board   Jan 17 Jan 16 
District Jazz Band Assessment   Jan 17 Jan 16 
All-District Bands   Feb 6 - Feb 7 Feb 5 - 6 
Conference Hotel Reservationa   6:00 am Feb 2 6:00 am - Feb 1 
All-District Chorus   Feb 13 - 14 Feb 12 - 13 
All-Virginia Chorus Auditions   Feb 13 - 14 Feb 12 - 13 
Deadline for Blue Ribbon Award Application   Feb 15 Feb 15 
Alternate All-District Chorus   Feb 20 - 21 Feb 19 -20 
All-Virginia Band and Orchestra Auditions   Feb 28 Feb 27 
Elementary Professional Development Workshop     Feb 28 Feb 27 
Music In Our Schools Month   March March
District Assessment (Districts 1-16) Instrumental Recommended   Mar 6 - Mar 7 Mar 4 - 5 
District Assessment (Districts 1-16) Instrumental Recommended   Mar 13 - 14 Mar 11 - 12 
District Assessment Choral Recommended (District 1-16)   Mar 20 - 21 Mar 18 - 19 
Alternate Assessment (Instrumental and Choral)   Mar 27 - 28 Mar 25 - 26 
All-Virginia Elementary Chorus   Mar 28 Apr 1 
All-Virginia Band and Orchestra   Apr 9-11 Apr 7 - 9 
District Instrumental Solo and Ensemble Assessment   Apr 10-11 Apr 15 - 16 
Alternate Solo and Ensemble Assessment   Apr 17-18 Apr 22 - 23 
All-Virginia Chorus   Apr 24-25 Apr 28 - 30 
VMEA Executive Board   June 6 June 4 
NAfME Music Ed. Week   June 25 - 29 TBA 
         
Important Other Dates To Consider:   Labor Day - Sep 1  Labor Day - Sep 7
    Easter Apr 5 Easter - Mar 27