The mission of the IMEA is to promote lifelong music learning and to provide leadership for music education

District 4

Debbie Johnson, President

Quincy Public Schools

3322 Maine St.

Quincy, IL 62301


Upcoming Events: 

School Participation Fees due September 15, 2016 

Participation Form   Elementary Form

Nomination/Registration deadline - September 30, 2016 


Audition fee - $8 per audition

Nomination fee - free to nominate Jr Strings and Elementary Chorus

Participation fee for selected and nominated students - 

      $20 for Junior and Senior Level

      $10 for Elementary Level



Auditions – October 10, 2016 – Quincy High School

FMES and Composition Contest Deadlines - November 1, 2016

Concert Festival – November 5, 2016 – WIU,  Macomb

     2:00 pm Elementary and Junior High Concert

     4:30 pm Senior High Concert

            Admission $5 for Adults, $3 for Students and Senior Citizens


Jazz Festival – November 19, 2016 – Rochester High School

     2:30 pm   Admission $5 for Adults, $3 for Students and Senior Citizens


IMEC 2017  January 25-28, 2017  Peoria


Dear District 4 Members:


Welcome to the ILMEA District 4 page!  Please look to the left for links to the various divisions within District 4.  If you are a new director, please follow the link “How to Participate”.  You should also review the “Policies” portion of the state website.  If you should have any questions, please contact a member of the District 4 Leadership Team.  You will get the fastest response via email.  Once you have registered your email in the RNS system, please make sure to read all emails sent thoroughly.  The emails will be sent in bulk, so please add to your contacts.  

JOIN ILMEA/NAfME  Your membership helps the ILMEA to provide quality experiences for the students of Illinois in addition to providing professional growth opportunities for teachers.  The organization also promotes and supports music as a vital component in the education of every student in Illinois and leads the way in state and national advocacy for music education. 

2016 Election Information - All the information regarding the Fall 2016 elections is available here:



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