Welcome! This site is designed to serve Western Massachusetts music teachers and their students. 
Western District is a division of MMEA, a federated state unit of NAfME.

November 16, 2022

  • The junior audition registration form and endorsement forms have been posted. For a brief overview of registration instructions, click here. Got a question about anything in this process? Here's who to ask.


Senior Auditions -- Saturday, November 12th (snow date November 19th), Westfield State

Junior Auditions -- Saturday, December 3rd (snow date December 10th), Westfield State


Senior Festival -- Saturday, January 7th & Saturday, January 14th, Minnechaug High School

Junior Festival -- Saturday, March 11th & Saturday, March 18th, Westfield Middle School

  • Representatives from across the state have worked to create standardized rubrics for senior auditions. You can access these new rubrics at this page. Note that there may still be some slight changes between now and the audition; we will be sure to update you if that is the case.​

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