Michigan Music Conference

January 16-18, 2020

Grand Rapids, Michigan

15th Anniversary Celebration


MMEA will be announcing our conference headliner soon. Please mark your calendars for Michigan’s premiere music education PD event!

Past MMC Headliners at the MMC include:

  • 2019: John Feierabend
  • 2018: Beth Bolton
  • 2017: Herbert “Butch” Marshall
  • 2016: Brian Hiller   
  • 2015: Dr. Jill Trinka    
  • 2014: Dr. Ryan Hourigan & Dr. Alice Hammel    
  • 2013:  Dr. Wendy Valerio, Music Fluency, Development and Literacy   
  • 2012:  Dr. David Frego, Dalcroze Eurhythmics  
  • 2011:  Dr. Scott Shuler, our NAfME (MENC) National President


MMC Pre-Conference

MMEA sponsors The Elementary General Music Pre-Conference Workshop.  This event takes place on Thursday and features outstanding presenters at the top of their field. Our 2019 presenter was Denise Gagne, and in 2017 MMEA was pleased to welcome Jacque Schrader & Richard Layton. They presented a day-long session entitled “Language, Movement & Music Woven Through the Grades.” 



Friday morning MMEA sponsored session at the 2017 Michigan Music Conference



Visit the MMC website for current conference information