Proposals for performances and presentations at the 2020 National Conference in Orlando, Florida are being accepted through May 15, 2019. Hosted by the Central Florida Chapter at the spectacular Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, this Conference will celebrate our musical legacy with the welcoming theme of enjoyment and entertainment. "People come to Florida to be entertained. Our goal is to make sure people enjoy themselves," says Jan Jennings, National Conference Chair.

Successful conference proposals will focus on demonstrating, educating, highlighting, and/or informing attendees in one of the following areas:

  • The history & legacy of American popular music transformed by the iconic American harpists who brought their cultural influences to the repertoire
  • Professional development & repertoire resources that inform teaching and advance skills
  • Health & wellness practices that support the physical and emotional stamina needed for musicians to thrive
  • Business, Marketing, and Technology for musicians

More detailed information and instructions for submitting proposals are available for download.