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2019 Illinois Music Education Conference

JANUARY 23-26, 2019 | PEORIA, ILLINOIS

 


 

IMEC 2019 Clinic Application - Due April 1, 2018


IMEC 2019 Performance Application - Due April 1, 2018

 

IMEC Clinic Application Information

The Illinois Music Education Association is issuing a call for clinic session proposals for the 2019 Illinois Music Education Conference (IMEC). All clinic proposals will be reviewed by a committee of the appropriate Division with invitations to appear on the Illinois Music Education Conference program extended by May 31, 2018. Contribution to the entire content of the conference program will be one of the determining factors in the final selection. If accepted, the session may be scheduled on any day, at any time and in any location as determined by the IMEC Planning Committee. Please Note: ILMEA reserves the right to rescind the invitation of any session that fundamentally changes (primary clinician, clinic topic, etc.) following acceptance.

Materials Needed for Clinic Application*: Session title, description and outline; clinician headshot, biography (for all clinicians presenting), resume/curriculum vitae (opt.)

Additional Materials Needed for Demonstration Clinic Application*: Ensemble photo and biography, two recordings of the ensemble in contrasting styles, video of ensemble performing for swing/show choirs, 3-4 letters of recommendation from current NAfME/ILMEA members, additional materials as needed.

IMEC Performance Application Information

The Illinois Music Education Association invites you to apply to perform at the 2019 Illinois Music Education Conference (IMEC). Invitations to appear on the Illinois Music Education Conference program will be extended by May 31, 2018. Contribution to the entire content of the conference program will be one of the determining factors in the final selection. 

**If accepted, the performance may be schedule on any day, at any time and in any location as determined by the IMEC Planning Committee.**

Visit http://www.ilmea.org/events/selectionguidelines to read the IMEC Selection Guidelines. ILMEA reserves the right to rescind the invitation of any session that fundamentally changes (conductor, ensemble type, etc.) following acceptance. Ensembles that performed at the 2016, 2017 or 2018 IMEC are not eligible for performance this year.

Please note the students selected for the 2019 All-State Performing Ensembles MUST adhere to the following policy:  "Members of All-State groups who also are from groups performing for IMEC may be excused from rehearsal for the performance(s). A student may be excused from All-State rehearsals for a total of 90 minutes. "  No exceptions will be granted.

Materials Needed for Performing Ensemble Application*: Director headshot and biography (for all directors on the program), ensemble photo and biography, two recordings of the ensemble in  contrasting styles, video of ensemble performing for swing/show choirs, programs from 3-4 recent concerts, 3 letters of recommendation from current NAfME/ILMEA members, additional materials as needed.

*Application materials will be shared via links to a Google Drive folder. You will need to create the folder, put all application materials in to that folder and set the folder's shared settings to "Anyone with the link can view." Please name your folder and materials contained inside with identifying information such as clinician name, ensemble or school name, etc.


 

All-State STudent Programs GUEST CONDUCTORS

Jazz Ensembles

All-State Jazz Band - Andrew Russell (Vernon Hills High School)

All-State Vocal Jazz Ensemble - Jim McCullogh (St. Charles East High School - Retired)

Honors Jazz Combo - Tony Kidonakis (VanderCook College of Music)

Honors Vocal Jazz Ensemble - Jeremy Fox (Southwestern Community College, Iowa)

Honors Jazz Band - Scott Ninmer (Professional Composer, Arranger and Trombonist)



Bands

Honors Band - James Keene (University of Illinois - Retired)

All-State Band - Beth Peterson (University of Illinois)



Chorus and Orchestra

TBD

 

 

 

 

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