Founded in 1915, the Rhode Island Music Education Association is a federated state association of the NAfME. We are a non-profit organization that plays a significant role in representing all phases of music education in the schools, colleges, and universities within the state of Rhode Island.


Fall Dinner/All-Member Meeting

Members can register for the Fall Dinner/All-Member Meeting, which will take place on Wednesday, October 10 at Chelo`s on the Waterfront.

Please join us for drinks at 6:00 and dinner at 7:00 p.m. Registration is required for dinner.


Festival Registration

The 2018/19 Festival Registration Forms are open.

All the details on the festivals can be found in the 2018/19 RIMEA Member Handbook.


All-State Audition Info

The COMPLETE 2018/19 All-State audition info is now posted.

The deadline to register for an All-State audition is Friday, October 12 at 11:59 p.m.


Professional Development 2018/19

RIMEA is offering several Professional Development opportunities for the upcoming 2018/19 school year.


2019 Eastern Division Information

The 2019 Eastern Division Conference, "Innovation, Access, and Insights", will take place in Pittsburgh from April 4-7, 2019.

The window to submit nominees for the Eastern Honors Ensembles will be Monday, August 20 through Friday, September 21, 2018. Students currently going into the 11th & 12th grade that participated in the RIMEA All-State Ensemble are eligible to apply. Application instructions are now available.