Past Conventions

NHMEA 2018 Conference

April 13, 2018

Grappone Center in Concord, NH USA

Come visit the Nuvo table at NH's Spring 2018 Conference!

PMEA 2018 Conference

April 19-21, 2018

Lancaster Marriott and Convention Center, PA USA

Come visit Nuvo Instrumental's booth at the 2018 PMEA Annual In-service Conference which will be held April 19-21 at the Lancaster Marriott & Convention Center.

Make Music Day 2018!

June 21-22, 2018


Join the worldwide celebration of music on June 21!

Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21st. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique, it is now held on the same day in more than 800 cities in 120 countries.

Completely different from a typical music festival, Make Music is open to anyone who wants to take part. Every kind of musician — young and old, amateur and professional, of every musical persuasion — pours onto streets, parks, plazas, and porches to share their music with friends, neighbors, and strangers. All of it is free and open to the public.

Visit to find a participating city near you!!

Nuvo events will be held in:

  • Boston, MA
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Cleveland, OH
  • San Antonio, TX

And possibly more to come!! 

MidWest Clinic 2018

December 19-22, 2018

McCormick Place 2301 S King Dr. Chicago, IL 60616

The MidWest Clinic is the largest instrumental and music education conference in the world. 

The Midwest Clinic is ideal for: 

  • Instrumental Music Teachers 
  • Fine Arts Administrators 
  • Professional and Amateur Musicians 
  • Military Musicians 
  • College and University Teachers, Students and Administrators 
  • Music Industry Representatives 
  • Composers and Arrangers 
  • Grade School and High School Music Students 
  • Conductors


Come to our Product Showcase! "WindStars by Nuvo: An Exciting New Pre-Band Approach"

Thursday December 20th 1:00 PM

Meeting Room W180

The NAMM Show 2019

January 25-28, 2019

Anaheim Convention Centre, Anaheim, California

The NAMM Show is the definitive platform for the music, sound and event technology communities to unite with the mission of strengthening the music products industry and promoting the pleasures and benefits of making music.

TMEA 2019

February 14-17, 2019

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, 900 E. Market Street, San Antonio, Texas

Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Clinic/Convention is the nation's premier music educators' convention.  
San Antonio, Texas

Opus 100- Ontario, Canada

November 8-9, 2019

Come join us in Ontario for our session on WindStars: Grow the Band Through PreBand

Friday November 8th, 2:45-2:35 PM

NCMEA- Winston-Salem, North Carolina

November 9-13, 2019

The NCMEA Conference takes over downtown Winston-Salem for 3 ½ days of sessions, clinics and concerts scheduled in the Benton Convention Center, the Embassy Suites, the Marriott and Stevens Center. 

The more than 1,500 attendees are music educators that teach K-12 as well as at the college/university level. We also have several hundred collegiate members attend. This number does not include the students that hail from all over North Carolina that won auditions for a place in of the NCMEA Honors Ensembles: Elementary Honors Chorus, Middle School Honors Chorus, High School Honors Chorus and Honors Orchestra. Each NCMEA Section also invites middle school and high school ensembles from around the State that showcase the best in band, choral, jazz and orchestra music.

NCMEA Conference also hosts a music industry trade show with more than 100 vendors. Exhibitors include nationally known instrument companies and music publishers as well as vendors from North Carolina. Our attendees can also visit with representatives from many North Carolina college and university music departments.

The MidWest Clinic- Chicago, Illinois

December 18-22, 2019

McCormick Place in Chicago, IL

The 73rd Annual Conference - December 18-21, 2019

What began in 1946 as 120 music directors meeting for six hours in a Chicago YWCA gym has now become the annual four-day music band and orchestra conference known as The Midwest Clinic International Band, Orchestra and Music ConferenceFor over 70 years, musicians, educators and people passionate about music education of all skill levels have gathered in Chicago for the largest music conference of its kind. 

The Midwest Clinic International Band, Orchestra and Music Conference offers guests interested in music education an array of clinics and exhibits, as well as access to music and teaching icons. The conference will also focus on industry trends and future topics in business and music education. With more than 18,000 attendees from all 50 states and more than 30 countries, The Midwest Clinic offers music educators and musicians alike an unmatched networking opportunity.

Florida Music Educators Association (FMEA)- Tampa, Florida

January 8-12, 2020

Tampa Convention Center

January 8-11, 2020
Tampa Convention Center

The FMEA Professional Development Conference is one of the largest music education professional development events in the United States. In addition to approximately 250 clinic sessions and concerts, it is host to 22 All-State Ensembles featuring Florida's top Band, Orchestra, Chorus, Guitar, and Elementary Orff students conducted by world-class conductors and teachers. It is attended by more than 10,000 people, including secondary music directors, elementary music teachers, music supervisors, college students, college music teachers, school administrators, K-12 students performing in the All-State ensembles, students and professional musicians performing with invited performing ensembles, exhibitors, and parents of performing students.

Illinois Music Education Conference (IMEC)- Peoria, Illinois

January 29-February 2, 2020

Peoria, Illinois

Illinois Music Education Conference


Texas Music Education Association (TMEA)- San Antonio, Texas

February 12-16, 2020

Henry B. Gonzalez Convetion Center

At the 2020 Clinic/Convention we will celebrate TMEA's Centennial by amplifying the clinic, performance, and exhibits opportunities for our attendees—this is a must-attend event! You will join over 30,000 attendees from around the world and experience the best music educator professional development.

Pennsylvania Music Education Association (PMEA)- Poconos, PA

April 22-26, 2020

Poconos, PA

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at PMEA 2020!

New York Music Educators Conference

December 2-4, 2021

Rochester, NY

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at NYSSMA 2022!

Florida Music Educators Conference

January 12-15, 2022

Tampa, FL

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at FMEA 2022!

Oklahoma Music Educators Conference

January 19-22, 2022

Tulsa, OK

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at OkMEA 2022!

Alabama Music Educators Conference

January 20-22, 2022

Montgomery, AL

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at AMEA 2022!

Colorado Music Educators Conference

January 26-29, 2022

Colorado Springs, CO

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at GMEA 2022!

Missouri Music Educators Conference

January 26-29, 2022

Lake of the Ozarks, MO

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at MMEA 2022!

Brittany Bauman will be presenting a session "Grow the Band Through Pre-Band" on Thursday, January 27th at 1PM. See you there!

Georgia Music Educators Conference

January 27-29, 2022

Athens, GA

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at GMEA 2022!

Ohio Music Educators Conference

February 3-5, 2022

Cleveland, OH

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at OMEA 2022!

Texas Music Educators Conference

February 9-13, 2022

San Antonio, TX

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at TMEA 2022!

Minnesota Music Educators Conference

February 17-19, 2022

Minneapolis, MN

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at NCMEA 2022!

Kansas Music Educators Conference

February 24-26, 2022

Wichita, KS

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at KSMEA 2022!

Brittany Bauman will be presenting a session "Grow the Band Through Pre-Band" on Saturday, February 26th at 9 AM. See you there!

Pennsylvania Music Educators Conference

April 6-9, 2022

Poconos, PA

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at PMEA 2022!

Tennessee Music Educators Conference

April 14-16, 2022

Nashville, TN

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at TMEA 2022!

Pennsylvania Music Educators Conference

April 20-21, 2023

Poconos, PA

Come visit the Nuvo/WindStars booth at PMEA 2022!

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