Links To Related Sites
  •NAfME: National Association for Music Education
CODA Orchestras: www.codaorchestras.org
•Southern California School Band & Orchestra Association

•SCVA

•CBDA.ORG

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CAAE
•American String Teachers Association
•Music For All Foundation
•California Multicultural Music Links
•American Choral Directors Association 
•California Alliance for Jazz



Allied Arts Association
 

American Orff-Schulwerk Association - A professional organization of music and movement educators dedicated to the creative teaching approach developed by Carol Orff and Gunild Keetman. 
California Arts Council - This state agency was established to "...encourage artistic awareness, participation, and expression..." You'll find their current guide to programs, free publications to download, grant info and calendar.
 
California Alliance for Arts Education - The mission of this organization is to promote, support and advocate quality visual and performing arts education for preschool through post-secondary students in California. Find out about their projects, conferences, membership info and more.

CMEA, California's professional music educator association, partners with the following educational organizations for visual art, theatre and dance:

California Art Education Association

California Educational Theatre Association

California Dance Education Association

Other Resources
 

Music Education Resource Links (MERL) - This music education homepage is organized to provide links to curriculum resources for each of the nine national content standards as presented by the National Standards for Art Education. 
Music Education Online - Highlight of this site is the interactive bulletin board for posting questions and comments on music. Lots of links for music educatiors.
 
(NAMM) International Music Products Association - NAMM's mission is to "unify and strengthen the products industry and increase the number of active music makers." Among their projects: National Coalition for Music Education, National Music Education Summit, Music & Early Childhood Research, and Gallup poll on American Attitudes.
 
Instrumental Women Project - The Instrumental Women™ Project (IWP) is a 501(c)(3) project of the National Heritage Foundation (NHF). A local 13-member IWP Board of Regents provides oversight and support for program development, administrative operations and fund development. IWP Administrative & Program Headquarters is located at 980 N. Fair Oaks, Pasadena, CA 91103 - (626) 794-0015 
Hidden Valley Music - Hidden Valley, an Institute of the Performing Arts is nestled in the glorious, scenic Carmel Valley just ten miles from the internationally famous Monterey/Carmel area, Hidden Valley is an exciting arts training center providing young talents from around the world with performance and study opportunities of excellence. Wright Hall is our recently remodeled 20 room, single story, on-campus residence hall. Rooms are designed for double occupancy and each has a private bath. The charming, rustic 10-acre campus includes a 300-seat theatre, a fireside room, a dance studio, and numerous decks and patios. Hidden Valley is accessible by bus, plane, and train.
http://majoringinmusic.com-Advice on becomig a music major in college. 

Accredited Schools Online http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/art-schools/-The new art schools hub-page contains a wealth of information regarding the country's best art degrees and the careers that they can lead to. A variety of art types are inspected, including graphic design, fashion, and music production.