The LMEA Standard of Excellence Award was adopted October, 2019 and will go into effect for the 2020-21 school year.
Purpose: This award recognizes the results of quality teaching and superior performances in Louisiana High school and middle school instrumental music programs.
Middle School Instrumental Ensembles can submit on EVEN numbered years. High School Instrumental Ensembles can submit on ODD numbered years.
Entry forms and recordings must be submitted between March 1 and June 1. (beginning 2020-21 school year)
The three top ensembles chosen to receive the award will be recognized at the following LMEA Professional Development Conference and at a school concert or meeting of their choosing.