COVID-19 Updates

TMEA music events and meetings scheduled from March 16th through 29th are to be suspended.
Decisions on the impact of COVID-19 on all future TMEA events and competitions will be communicated as they become available.


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Over 11,900 music educators throughout Texas are TMEA members. Any person who teaches music or is simply interested in supporting the purposes of TMEA may become a member. Membership offers a variety of benefits, including access to group health insurance, low-cost liability insurance, professional development opportunities, online and printed pedagogical and advocacy resources, and representation by TMEA leaders before our state’s decision makers, including the State Legislature, State Board of Education, and more. Join your colleagues today and support the future of music education in Texas.

Membership Year: 

July 1–June 30

Membership Dues:
Active: $50 (membership form)
Retired: $20
College Students: $25
Institutional: $55 (institutional membership form)
Sustaining: $75 (sustaining membership form)

There are five levels of membership. Ensure when you join or renew that your membership level is appropriate for your status either as a student or music teacher.

Don’t live in Texas?
You can still support our organization by becoming an active member. However, to attend the TMEA Clinic/Convention, out-of-state attendees are required only to pay registration fees.

To attend the annual Clinic/Convention, music educators living in Texas must be active TMEA members. Convention information 

Convention Early Registration Fees (Jan 21 deadline):
$20–Retired Members
$0–College Members (included with membership dues)
$10-Family Members
$110-Out-of-State Attendees

Convention Registration Fees After January 21 (online and on-site):
$20–Retired Members
$0–College Members (included with membership dues)
$10-Family Members
$130-Out-of-State Attendees

TI:ME Preconference: $50 (January 31 preregistration deadline)
Technology for Music Education (TI:ME) will host technology pre-conference sessions on Wednesday, February 10, that offer educators an intensive technology-oriented experience on current music technology topics in education with top music educators in the field as presenters. There is an additional $50 fee and seperate early registration to attend these pre-conference sessions. TI:ME is hosting their 2016 National Conference in conjunction with the 2016 TMEA Clinic/Convention. Thursday–Saturday technology sessions are available to all TMEA convention registrants.