2019 All-State audition materials are now posted!

Band         Choir         Jazz         Strings

Sponsoring Teachers: If you are unsure whether your student is eligible to participate in All-State, you may request an exception via the 2019 Eligibility Exception Form.
Each request will be reviewed by the Eligibility Committee and you will receive their decision no later than Feb 22nd.

Important reminders for sponsoring teachers:

Sponsoring teacher must be a current MMEA member.

Username is the email address you used to renew/join NAfME. Password is your 9-digit NAfME user id number (add zeros to the beginning to make 9 digits).

MMEA manually updates the member list daily, Monday through Friday. You may need to wait a day after renewing before signing in to

·       Sponsoring teacher must be in the room when recordings are made

You, as the sponsoring teacher, must be present when the student records his/her audition. Recordings may not be digitally altered. Read the full Digital Ethics Policy for details.

 ·     Auditions must be submitted by 11:59PM, Thursday, March 15

Late submissions will not be accepted. Give yourself a few extra days to handle snow days and other circumstances.

 ·     Audition cost remains $20 per audition

Payment is made by credit card once, after all audition information is entered for all of your auditioning students.

 ·     Resources available on MMEA’s website

Read Eligibility Policies, download an OpusEvent How-To Guide, and get sample student registration forms (vocal, winds/brass/percussion, jazz, and strings) on our website.

  • The 2019 Audition fee is $20, the deadline is March 15, 2019.
  • Eligibility requirements are on the All-State Policies page, including grade level, enrollment in school ensemble, and maximum number of students.
  • All auditions and sponsoring teachers must follow the Digital Ethics policy.
  • Requests for Exceptions to the Eligibility requirements deadline has passed.
  • All-State Camp information is on the All-State Camp page.
  • You can provide input and recommendations by emailing or the respective All-State Vice President.
  • Please let us know what questions you have by sending an email to
  • 2019 All-State Camps will be held August 5-10, 2019
    • Choirs will be at St. Olaf College
    • Bands will be at University of MN - Twin Cities
    • Orchestra will be at University of MN - Duluth

We're looking forward to having more students from all corners of Minnesota audition, with consistent scoring and results provided by top-notch judges specializing in each instrument or voice type. Please join us as we continue to strengthen MMEA All-State, noted as one of the best by our guest conductors!

Choir Audition Page            Strings Audition Page

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