Important Dates


April 22-23, 2016
Orchestra Music Performance Assessment
June 1, 2016
Composition Contest Deadline
February 9-12, 2017
All-State Festival

A division of Alabama Music Educators Association, the Alabama Orchestra Association strives to advance the standards of musical & educational achievement for orchestra students throughout the state of Alabama.

2017 Composition Contest Announced

New deadline: Alabama Orchestra Associaiton is pleased to announce the details of the 2017 Composition Contest. The deadline for submitting compositions is June 1, 2016. The winning piece will be premiered by the Festival Orchestra on February 12, 2017. Details are available here.

Orchestra Music Performance Assessment

New this year: The Orchestra Music Performance Assessment will be held April 22 and 23, 2016 in Auburn. See the Orchestra MPA tab for more information

Download the Registration Form.