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.

All-State 2018

Professional Development Day

On Saturday, January 13, 2018, the Rhode Island College Department of Music, Theater, and Dance, the Rhode Island College School of Social Work, and RIMEA will co-sponsor a conference titled Music for Every Child: Diversity and Social Consciousness in Music Education.

Designed for music educators at all levels, topics will include social justice, behavioral supports and resources, and social and emotional learning, among others.


The 2017 Fall RIMER (Vol. 60, No. 1) is now available online.

2017/18 Calendar

The 2017/18 RIMEA Calendar is posted.

Teachers, time to register for the festivals!