The purposes of this association are to:
1. Promote and maintain a closer relationship between the Music Educators of Orange County, The New York State School Music association and NAfME (National Association for Music Education).
2. Support music programs throughout Orange County.
3. Encourage a closer relationship among the Music Educators of Orange County.
4. Encourage the appreciation of live music performances.
5. Offer an opportunity for outstanding school musicians to perform in All-County Choirs, Bands and Orchestras.
6. Offer educational programs which will be of benefit to students and teachers in Orange County.
7. Remain a non-profit organization converting all money available into programs which shall aim to advance music education.