Student Professional Organizations

National Association for Music Education (NAfME)

February meeting of NAfME members, warm-up activity
February meeting of NAfME members, warm-up activity

NAfME is the largest national organization for music educators and is dedicated to furthering the education of working professionals and collegiate music education majors. The collegiate chapter of NAfME volunteers time to the music department, hosts guest speakers, and attends state, regional, and national music education conferences. NAfME is open to all music educators.

For more information, please contact the advisor, Mr. Scott Rieker at serieker@frostburg.edu.

Members will be attending the Spring 2018 Maryland Music Educators Association conference in Baltimore, MD, on March 9 & 10.

NAfME officers - Spring 2018

President: Shefali Shah
Vice President: Tonya Jones
Secretary/Treasurer: Carmen Grimes
PR/Social Media Coordinator: Liz Munger
NAfME officers - Spring 2018
(Pictured left to right: Tonya Jones, Shefali Shah, Carmen Grimes, Liz Munger)

American Choral Directors' Association (ACDA)

Hendrix choral conductingThe mission of ACDA is to inspire excellence in choral music through education, performance, composition, and advocacy. Visit the national organization's website at acda.org.

For more information, please contact the Advisor, Mr. Scott Rieker at serieker@frostburg.edu



  • Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
    Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
  • Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
    Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
  • Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
    Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
  • Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
    Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
  • Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
    Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
  • Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
    Spring 2017 MMEA Conference
  • Spring 2017 NAfME chapter meeting: 'Drumming Away Stress'
    Spring 2017 NAfME chapter meeting: "Drumming Away Stress"
  • Spring 2017 NAfME chapter meeting with Mr. David Kauffman
    Spring 2017 NAfME chapter meeting with Mr. David Kauffman
  • Spring 2017 NAfME chapter meeting with Mr. David Kauffman
    Spring 2017 NAfME chapter meeting with Mr. David Kauffman
  • Spring 2017 NAfME Annual Secondary-Instrument Recital - Brass
    Spring 2017 NAfME Annual Secondary-Instrument Recital - Brass
  • Spring 2017 NAfME Annual Secondary-Instrument Recital - Group
    Spring 2017 NAfME Annual Secondary-Instrument Recital - Group
  • Spring 2017 NAfME Annual Secondary-Instrument Recital - Group Fun
    Spring 2017 NAfME Annual Secondary-Instrument Recital - Group Fun
  • Spring 2017 NAfME Annual Secondary-Instrument Recital - Guitars
    Spring 2017 NAfME Annual Secondary-Instrument Recital - Guitars

Programs Offered by the Department

  • B.S./B.A. Music
    Major and Minor
    Concentrations in Vocal Performance, Music Management, Instrumental Performance, Music Studies, Teaching Option