Applications to be an invited ensemble for 2020 are live.
Performance Group Submissions
Performance Group submissions will be accepted through April 24, 2019. All performance submissions should be submitted online.
Information needed for a Performance Group submission includes:
- Clinician background information
- Performance group information including general repertoire, recognition received, other pertinent information on previous performances
- Sponsoring organization (if applicable)
- Performance needs — instruments, special equipment, staging
- Date/Time constraints for the performance (if applicable)
- Three pieces performed within the last 12 months in an electronic format for online upload.
Conference submissions will be compiled with decisions made by the beginning of June 2018.
- Performances will last no longer than 40-50 minutes, in order to conform with session time slots.
- Elementary through College level ensembles may apply in all areas of music performance, not just band, orchestra or choir.
- Selected groups will be asked to provide information for the IMEA Conference Program, but will also be asked to provide their own printed programs.
- IMEA does not guarantee audience size, however the audience that does attend will be comprised of fellow music educators from throughout the state.
- IMEA does not provide meals or overnight accommodations for selected ensembles.
- There is no honorarium for selected ensembles, however the conductor may attend the conference for the reduced clinician rate.
2019 Invited Ensembles
Butler University Wind Ensemble
|Ball State Symphony Orchestra|
|Fort Wayne Area Community Band|
|Whiteland Community High School Jazz Band One|
|SCALiWAGS – Charlestown High School|
|Concert Choir – Fort Wayne Children’s Choir|
|16th Street Groove – Noblesville East Middle School Band|
|Notre Dame Children’s Choir Chamber Choir|
|Wind Ensemble – Franklin Central|
|Ball State University Singers|
|University Choir – Purdue University|
|Greenfield Central Saxophone Choirs|
|Anderson University Chorale|
|FJH Philharmonic Orchestra|
|University of Indianapolis Percussion Ensemble|
|Highland Hills Middle School Band|
|2019 All State & Honor Ensembles|
|Elementary Honor Choir|
|Middle School Honor Choir|
|Honor Concert Band|
|All State Handbell Choir|
|All State Percussion Ensemble|
|All State Orchestra|
|All State Honor Choir|
|All State Jazz Band|
|Junior All State Band|
|Junior All State Jazz Band|
|Junior All State Orchestra|
|Intercollegiate Masterworks Ensemble|