California All State Music Education Conference (CASMEC)

Just announced! CASMEC 2021 is going VIRTUAL

CASMEC 2021 will be held on Friday and Saturday, February 19-20. Applications to present an interest or clinic session have re-opened. The new deadline to apply is Thursday, October 1, 2020.

Ideas for sessions:

  • What have you learned in the last few months of virtual learning?
  • What are you doing to foster equity in your rehearsals?
  • What amazing new technology have you found that has changed your life?
  • How are you working with your singers to maintain their vocal health?
  • What are your goals for Spring 2021 and how are you going to change what you do as a choral director once we are back in person?

To apply, visit

You can also check out the official CASMEC site:

Questions? Email Kristina Nakagawa, CCDA CASMEC Chair:

Here are some pictures from CASMEC 2020: