Midwinter Clinic


Minneapolis Convention Center -  February 22-24, 2018
Pre-Registration has ended. You can register on-site, see below for registration hours.
Registration Hours: 
Thursday, Feb 22, 11AM-5PM
Friday, Feb 23, 7:30AM-3:30PM

Full List of Session Titles Now Available! Check out our Online Midwinter Clinic Guide!
(Available for download on Android and Apple smartphones, too!)


Artie Almeida
*"Percussion Parade"
*Movin' and Groovin'"
*"Singing Fun 'n Games"

John Feierabend
*First Steps in Music: Vocal Development in the Early Years
*First Steps in Music: Movement Development in the Early Years
*12 Steps to Music Literacy Using Conversational Solfege: Part 1: Rhythmic
*12 Steps to Music Literacy Using Conversational Solfege: Part 2: Melodic Literacy

Karen Howard
*Batucada! Brazilian Percussion Ensemble
*Aiming for Equity in Choir Through Global Song
*Lift EV'RY Voice: Perspectives of African American Music Educators in Minnesota
*How to Recognize Appreciation vs. Appropriation in Music Education

Scott Lang
*Be Part of the Music!

*Leadership Success: How to Create and Build a Model Student Leadership Program

Denese Odegaard (NAfME President)
*Advocacy - focusing your outreach to administrators (Advocacy Pre-Conference Workshop)
*How to Facilitate Use of the ASTA Curriculum With the New Music Standards
*Getting Started Using the Standards in Your Own Curriculum Writing


Special Thanks to our 2018 MMEA Midwinter Clinic Sponsors!


If you hav
e ideas on types of sessions you would like to see, clinicians you suggest, or any other ideas, send an email to info@mmea.org

*Performing Group and Demonstration Session Directors: List of Performance Equipment by Room
Jennifer Lenart,
Oct 2, 2017, 9:28 AM
Mary Schaefle,
Feb 16, 2018, 2:58 PM
Jennifer Lenart,
Jan 28, 2015, 7:29 AM