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  • May 30, 2018

    Volunteers Needed: DRUMS on the OHIO

    Growing our Commitment As part of our commitment to promoting the Object of Phi Mu Alpha, we have made a conscious effort to increase the Fraternity's impact in the Evansville community - the home of our National Headquarters. Through our national philanthropy, the Mills Music Mission, nearly every chapter that visits the headquarters for a [...]Read Post
  • May 15, 2018

    56th National Convention Registration Now Open

    Join us in New Orleans for the 56th National Convention Sinfonia’s National Convention is the prime event of our triennium. In addition to hosting the Fraternity’s legislative National Assembly, our Convention is a celebration of Brotherhood in Music, an opportunity for education and personal development, a time to recognize Sinfonians who have achieved prominence, and [...]Read Post
  • May 7, 2018

    Phi Mu Alpha Reactivates at Arizona State University

    Welcome the Kappa Nu Chapter to Arizona State University! On Saturday, May 5, 2018, Sinfonians gathered to reactivate the Kappa Nu Chapter at Arizona State University. The Kappa Nu Chapter was first chartered at Arizona State on April 16, 1961, and after a period of inactivity in the 1970’s, was reactivated on March 23, 1984, until [...]Read Post
  • April 23, 2018

    Phi Mu Alpha Charters at University of Virginia’s College at Wise

    Welcome the Sigma Omicron Chapter to University of Virginia's College at Wise! On Saturday, April 21, 2018, Sinfonians gathered to install the Sigma Omicron Chapter at the University of Virginia's College at Wise. The charter was presented to 21 founding Brothers by National Vice President Dean Shatley. We are excited to see how these men grow over [...]Read Post
  • April 4, 2018

    50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Assasination

    50 years ago today, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated at the Lorraine Motel on Mulberry Street in Memphis, Tennessee. We take today to honor his memory as he was a man of faith, vision, and courage who dedicated his life to the principles of common brotherhood and the dignity of all people. “After [...]Read Post
  • April 3, 2018

    Lyrecrest Work Weekend 2018

    Lyrecrest Work Weekend 2018 May 25 - May 27 During Memorial Day Weekend we host the annual Lyrecrest Work Weekend, an event where Brothers will be able to volunteer their time to help improve the grounds of Lyrecrest. Brothers from all over the country travel to Lyrecrest to aid in the beautification and functionality of [...]Read Post
  • March 28, 2018

    2018 National Executive Committee Nominees

    Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity is pleased to present the professional biographies of the four Brothers whose names have been placed in nomination for National Office by the members of the National Nominating Committee, chaired by Past National President John Alan Mongiovi. The slate was previously announced on February 26, 2018. At the upcoming 56th [...]Read Post
  • March 7, 2018

    Sinfonia Educational 18-19 Scholarship Applications Available

    Enriching Lives. Advancing Music. The Sinfonia Educational Foundation is excited to announce the availability of the 2018-2019 School Year Scholarship Applications! $20,000 in scholarships are being offered for the next academic year to all eligible applicants. Individual Scholarship amounts range from $500 to $7,500. The SEF has proudly supported music programs and students since its inception. Thousands [...]Read Post
  • March 6, 2018

    2018 Award Nomination Deadline Reminder

    Signature Sinfonian Award WHAT IS IT: The Signature Sinfonian Award recognizes alumni members who have achieved a high standard of accomplishment in their field or profession, thereby bringing honor to Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia. Alumni of any profession, occupation, or service of work are eligible for nomination. Nominate a Signature Sinfonian Volunteer of the Year Award [...]Read Post
  • February 28, 2018

    2018 Legislative Docket Published

    Delegates to the National Assembly will gather in New Orleans this summer to review and vote on proposed legislative changes to our governing documents. The National Legislative Committee, chaired by Dr. Philip Autry, reviewed and prepared proposals submitted by the delegates for the consideration of the National Executive Committee. At the latest meeting of the [...]Read Post
  • February 28, 2018

    Call to Convention 2018

    CALL TO THE FIFTY-SIXTH NATIONAL CONVENTION Dear Brothers-- By virtue of the power vested in me as National President, I hereby appoint Tuesday, July 17, and Wednesday, July 18, 2018, as the days on which all duly accredited delegates to the National Assembly shall assemble at the Fifty-sixth National Convention of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia [...]Read Post
  • February 26, 2018

    The 2018 Slate of Nominees for National Executive Committee Announced

    Past National President John Alan Mongiovi, in his prescribed role as Chairman of the Nominating Committee, has announced the slate of nominees for office the 56th National Convention in New Orleans, July 17-22, 2018. For National President:  Mark R. Lichtenberg Delta Nu Chapter - Bradley University - 1993 For National Vice President: John M. Israel [...]Read Post
  • October 20, 2017

    2018 National Nominating Committee Ratified

    On August 23, 2017, the National Executive Committee ratified President Lichtenberg's appointments of the members of the National Nominating Committee.  The names of the Nominating Committee members are listed below. The Committee is responsible for nominating one eligible candidate for each of the following National Offices: National President, National Vice President, Committeeman-at-Large, and National Collegiate [...]Read Post
  • October 18, 2017

    Brother Carlisle Floyd to join Fireside Conference

    Those Brothers who will be in attendance at Fireside Conference Southeast later this month will have the opportunity to meet with Brother Carlisle Floyd. Brother Floyd is one of the most admired and widely performed opera composers and librettists of the last century. Known as the 'Father of American Opera,' he is credited with helping to create [...]Read Post
  • October 1, 2017

    Sinfonia Celebrates 119 Years

    On October 6, 1898, our beloved Sinfonia was founded at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. Since then we have grown to over 121,000 living members and nearly 250 chapters, 26 Alumni Associations, and 6 Colonies. Sinfonia is healthy, prosperous and growing. We have increased our membership, new groups continue to express [...]Read Post
  • September 18, 2017

    National Executive Committee Update

    Brothers— I write today to share with you news regarding the National Executive Committee. Last week, due to increasing family obligations, Brother Joe Ritchie resigned from his position of Committeeman-at-large, and I am sharing his communication at the bottom of this message. Brother Ritchie has served the Fraternity at virtually all levels, including a stint [...]Read Post
  • September 14, 2017

    “The Star-Spangled Banner” – Celebrating Sinfonian History

    203 years ago today, Francis Scott Key wrote the poem "Defence of Fort M'Henry," after witnessing the bombardment of Fort McHenry by British ships during the War of 1812. His inspiration for the poem was the sight of the American Flag that still waved in the air above the fort after the victory. His poem [...]Read Post
  • August 16, 2017

    Winning the World to Harmony: A Statement by President Lichtenberg

    Please direct any questions or comments to president@sinfonia.org Over the weekend, a senseless tragedy struck once again, this time in Charlottesville, VA. It is yet another tragedy fueled by hatred, extremism, and an inability to see beyond our differences as human beings, and this is a narrative that is far too familiar in our society. [...]Read Post
  • July 28, 2017

    Fireside Southeast Registration Open

    Fireside Southeast Registration Open Continuing their dedication to strong fraternity education practices and resources, National President Mark Lichtenberg and former National President John Mongiovi are hosting a series of regional events called Sinfonia Fireside Conferences. The program is dedicated to exploring the mission, Ritual, and ideals of the Fraternity, as well as providing tools for [...]Read Post
  • June 2, 2017

    Leadership Institute 2017 Registration Open

    REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Registration for Leadership Institute 2017 and the Ultimate Musical Experience is now open. Leadership Institute begins on Thursday, June 29 and runs through Sunday, July 2. The Ultimate Musical Experience begins on Tuesday, June 27 and runs through Sunday, July 2. Both events will be held on the campus of the University [...]Read Post
  • May 28, 2017

    Memorial Day 2017

    Memorial Day 2017: Sinfonia Remembers Memorial Day is meant for reflection and remembrance, so we take a moment today to remember all those who have given "the last full measure of devotion" in defense of our liberty, and to give thanks for their service.  While decorating the graves of the fallen with flowers is an [...]Read Post
  • May 25, 2017

    Phi Mu Alpha Reactivated at Mississippi College

    Welcome the Theta Kappa Chapter to Mississippi College! On Saturday, April 29, Sinfonians gathered to reactivate the Theta Kappa Chapter at Mississippi College. The charter was presented to 15 enthusiastic new Brothers by Executive Director, Ed Klint. We are excited to see how these men grow over the next few years and wish them our best! Notes [...]Read Post
  • May 25, 2017

    Phi Mu Alpha Reactivated at Alabama State University

    Welcome the Delta Beta Chapter to Alabama State University! On Friday, April 28, Sinfonians gathered to reactivate the Delta Beta Chapter at Alabama State University. The charter was presented to 23 enthusiastic new Brothers by Executive Director, Ed Klint. We are excited to see how these men grow over the next few years and wish them our [...]Read Post
  • May 2, 2017

    Sinfonia Mourns the Passing of Past National President

    In Memoriam - Dr. T. Jervis Underwood March 10, 1932 - April 26, 2017 Brother T. Jervis Underwood (Gamma Theta 1954), National President of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity from 1988-91, passed away April 26, 2017 in Denton, Texas, at Good Samaritan, Denton Village, after a lengthy illness. Dr. Underwood was 85 years old. Brother [...]Read Post
  • May 1, 2017

    Lyrecrest Work Weekend 2017

    Lyrecrest Work Weekend 2017 May 26 - May 28 During Memorial Day Weekend we host the annual Lyrecrest Work Weekend, an event where Brothers will be able to volunteer their time to helping improve the grounds of Lyrecrest. Brothers from all over the country travel to Lyrecrest to aid in the beautification and functionality of [...]Read Post
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