Conference Information

Thank you to everyone who attended, presented, performed & volunteered during the 2019 PMEA/NAfME Eastern Division Conference in Pittsburgh! It was PMEA’s pleasure to host this biennial event.

Information on applying to present and/or perform at the 2020 PMEA Conference at Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos, April 23-25, can be found below. The window of opportunity to submit is Wednesday, May 1 through Wednesday, June 5.


Continuing Education Information

PMEA members who attended the 2019 PMEA/NAfME Eastern Division Conference must complete both forms below by Friday, April 26:

The Memo below is to be used by Out of State Conference Attendees to submit to their school in order to receive continuing education hours.

This information, along with handouts from some of the conference sessions, can also be found on the 2019 PMEA/NAfME Eastern Division Conference Website


All-State/All-East Merchandise Info

  • Concert Performance CDs and DVDs: Mark Custom, 10815 Bodine Rd, Clarence, NY 14031-0406,, 716-759-2600
  • Ensemble Photographs: Identity Studio and Design, 7263 US 322, Cranberry, PA 16319, 814-758-1613
  • Plaques & Shirts:


NAfME All-National Honors Ensembles

Students of PMEA/NAfME members who participated in a PMEA All-State or NAfME All-East honors ensemble are eligible to apply. The 2019 NAfME All-National Honors Ensembles will take place November 7-10 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando Florida.  Applications are due at 11:59 p.m. EST, Friday, May 3.  Audition Materials can be found here.