Music Program Leaders

2023 Fall Professional Learning Seminars

Current and Aspiring Music Program Leaders

The California Music Educators Association annual Music/Arts Program Leaders Professional Learning Days is a time to reconnect and collaborate with arts program leaders across California. This seminar is for current and aspiring leaders.

Take advantage of the expertise from dozens of fellow program leaders and arts administrative experts in preparing for the new renaissance of arts education that is on the horizon for all California Schools. Light breakfast, lunch, and parking included. 

This year we will be hosting two events with the same content to help make your travel more convenient. Also, there will be special session for new arts leaders to assist in the transition to new responsibilities and work environments. We will discuss developing high impact leadership capacities, strategizing your workday, and identifying a support network.  

October 19 and 20 – CMEA Arts Leadership Southern California Gathering @
Segerstrom Center for the Performing Arts
600 Town Center Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

  • October 19, 2023 – New Leaders Seminar – 1:00PM -4:00 PM
  • October 20, 2023 – Arts Leadership Gathering – 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM 

November 16 and 17 – CMEA Arts Leadership Northern California Gathering @
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

  • November 16, 2023 – New Leaders Seminar – 1:00PM -4:00 PM
  • November 17 – Arts Leadership Gathering – 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM 


$50 for CMEA/NAfME Members
$75 for non-members