Through MMTA's affiliation with Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), it is possible for members to obtain national certification. In addition voice students and brass players may enter at the senior and young artist level. The  MMTA/MTNA state competitions generally take place on a Saturday or Sunday in late Fall, the date to be determined over the summer. Elementary: Winner: Ian Lin, Student of Alla Cohen, MA Honorable mention: Eleanor Kmack, Student of Elizabeth Manduca, ME Honorable mention: Michael Middlezong, Student of Kaori Tanioka, NJ Junior: Winner: Jonathan Hartanto, Student of Kaori Tanioka, NJ … The MA state competition is the first level of the MTNA performance competitions. enter the MTNA Performance Competition. All entrants should reserve the entire day and inform the competition coordinator if there are conflicts during the day that may affect their scheduling. 2020 MTNA/UMTA Piano Performance Competition Awards Young Artist Division Any questions or comments about this site, contact the UMTA Website Chairman: Patrice Hunt, NCTM, at [email protected] . MTNA offers a wide range of member resources, from leadership, teaching and personal health support, to insurance, financial and legal services. The winners of the state competition in the Junior (11-14), Senior (15-18), Young Artist (19-26) and Chamber Music (18-26) levels compete at a Division Competition in the winter. The 2018 MTNA National Conference will be held at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, March 17–21, 2018. Click here. 2003-2004 MTNA National Student Competitions winners. Through MMTA's affiliation with Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), it is possible for members to obtain national certification. 3 in C-sharp Minor, Op. We are very proud of our talented young musicians and their + States require local/district dues Eastern Division Winners Elementary: Winner: Miles Chang, Student of Yuki Shibata, MA Honorable mention: Aria Song, Student of Yiming Wu, DC Junior: Winner: Evan Chang, Student of Philip Orr, NJ Honorable mention: Alisha Schruefer, Student of Janice Wood, MD Senior: Winner: Jackson Hunt, Student of Robert Schultz, PA Y In the membership directory, those members who have met national requirements for certification are identified as NCTM, Nationally Certified Teacher of Music. Click here. Past competitions have taken place at Brandeis University in Waltham, MA. The MA state competition is the first level of the MTNA performance competitions. The winners of the state competition in the Junior (11-14), Senior (15-18), Young Artist (19-26) and Chamber Music (18-26) levels compete at a Division Competition in the winter. MTNA partners with ARTS competition. Click here. 7, No. 2004-2005 MTNA Student Competitions. State membership dues are listed below. 1 Gabriel Fauré Goodnight Moon Eric Whitacre This year’s competitions were held online, with judges doing their work remotely during the two weeks between October 10 and 25. 2018 MTNA Student Performance Competitions Results. MTNA Professional Certification Certification is a process that validates an individual's qualifications for a specific field of professional practice. Generally, the junior and senior level of piano competitions will begin early in the morning. At the state level, MMTA offers two statewide student contests, noncompetitive student evaluations and a composition commissioning program. Her teachers include. The collegiate membership year runs from October 1 through September 30. Massachusetts has been well represented in the Eastern Division and the National Competition over the years. © 2020 Music Teachers National Association 600 Vine St., Ste. JUNIOR STRINGS (3 entrants) Winner: Serge Kalinovsky, student of Susan Moses Alternate: Lily Sullivan, student […] MTNA 2020 Young Artist Voice Competition State Representative YAV1 Ach, ich fühl's (Die Zauberflöte, K 620) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Ah! Je veux vivre (Roméo et Juliette) Charles Gounod Gretchen am Spinnrade, D.118 Franz Schubert Après un rêve, Op. Motivation to work towards a goal Hard work equals results "I have never seen my child practice this much. MTNA National Collegiate membership dues are $19. MMTA's Music Connect Program! 1710 Cincinnati, OH 45202: Phone: (513) 421-1420 or (888) 512-5278 [email protected] Piano Junior Performance Winner - Andrew Gu, student of Alexander Korsantia Alternate - Henry Tushman, student of Sandra Hebert Piano Senior Performance Winner - Naomi Yamaguchi, student of Luba Pyatkovskaya Alternate - Benjamin Shaar, student of Nilly Shilo Strings Junior Performance Winner - Ayaan Ahmad, violin, stud Sandrasagra, 9, advanced to the Division contest, elementary category, after winning statewide in Massachusetts. Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) is an American nonprofit professional organization for the support, growth, and development of music-teaching professionals, with some 22,000 members in 50 states, and over 500 local affiliates. Just minutes away from Walt Disney World® and the Magic Kingdom Park®, the most magical place on Earth, this conference is sure to be an enchanting experience for music teachers, both personally and professionally. Members' students are eligible to compete in the MTNA national performance and composition competitions at all levels. 39 Frédéric Chopin Music Teachers National Association is pleased to announce the results of the composition competition for Eastern Division. MTNA Illinois Young Artist Piano Competition 2020 -- Page 1 (Maximum competition judging time allowed: 30 minutes) YA Piano 1 Prelude and Fugue in F minor, WTC I, BWV 857 Johann Sebastian Bach 6:00 Sonata in B-flat Major, Op. Collegiate members enjoy all benefits of membership, but do not have the right to vote or hold office or enter students in MTNA Competitions. ELEMENTARY Winner: Katherine Kiehl (Kendra Bigley) 2014 Adolphe Sax International Saxophone Competition Selected for live round: Yi Chen (DMA) John Cummins (DMA) Dennis Kwok (BM) Hantao Li (DMA) Kyoung Chun Yoo (BM) MTNA Young Artist Solo Competition James Skretta (DMA), national winner MTNA Senior Solo Competition … Acton-Boxborough Regional High School junior Naomi Yamaguchi is a Division Finalist in the MTNA Senior Piano Competition. Click here. Founded in 1960, The Massachusetts Music Teachers Association MMTA is a nonprofit, professional organization dedicated to maintaining standards of excellence among its member teachers. She is an active member of the Massachusetts Music Teachers Association (MMTA), New England Piano Association, Inc. (NEPTA) Chair of Materials Committee. MTNA National Competition Winners Announced! Other instrumental and vocal categories may begin later in the day. MTNA Composition Competition 2020 is open for registration. founding-site of MTNA, where she obtained a BM degree, moving on to get an MA and a DMA. Wei-Yuh Christina Xie, Chairperson & Senior Coordinator Amy I-Yun Tu, Junior and Young Artist Coordinator As avid proponents of contemporary music, Karen and Christopher perform a varied repertoire of new works and masterpieces of the twentieth century alongside more traditional works for the genre. BOSTON, Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Local composer and Yamaha Music School of Boston student Sabina Sandrasagra has been named among the winners of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Composition Competition, Eastern Division.. Sandrasagra, 9, advanced to the Division contest, elementary category, after winning statewide in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts chapter of the Music Teachers National Association recently announced the winners of the statewide competition involving student performers in both individual and ensemble categories.. 2020 MMTA Teacher of the Year - Ellyses Kuan. We organize events for our students including competitions, recitals, and non-competitive festivals and exams. Each state holds their own competition to select winners to advance to the Division Competition and, ultimately, the National Competition. MMTA's 60th Anniversary Virtual Gala. The MTNA competition was a bit more challenging, because I had to play a 50-minute program, including a full concerto. MTNA State Performance Competitions Chair, https://www.mtna.org/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/Competitions.aspx. MTNA Performance Competition 2020 is open for registration. Members' students are eligible to compete in the MTNA national performance and composition competitions at all levels. Click here. Niva Fried is part of the Faculty at the Indian Hill Music Center and Brookline Music School. The Division winners then compete at the National Convention in the spring and the winners of that Competition perform in a winners recital for teachers from all over the country. 2002-2003 MTNA Student Competitions. … January 27, 2017 in Announcements by Colin Dorman On behalf of Music Teachers National Association, I would like to congratulate all of the finalists in this year’s Composition Competition. •MTNA State Performance Competitions Chair, •MTNA State Composition Competition Chair, All contents © 1999-2021 Massachusetts Music Teachers Association  (Network Solutions), October 28, 2017 at Brandeis University, Waltham. in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from The Ohio State University. Applications for all categories and levels must be submitted online at the national website by 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. All contents © 1999-2021 Massachusetts Music Teachers Association  (Network Solutions), Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). The North Shore Music Teachers Association (NSMTA) is a group of teachers from the Chicago suburbs who love music and love to teach! For over 100 years, the Music Teachers National Association Competitions (MTNA) has served as a valuable resource for professionals within the music-teaching field. 2003-2004 MTNA Student Competitions. Steven Glaser, Earl Wild, Sylvia Eckes, Robert Lawrence and pedagogy with Rebecca Johnson. Register at https://www.mtna.org/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/Competitions.aspx. The duo won the Silver Medal at the 2008 International Chamber Music Ensemble Competition in Boston, and received a Distinguished ranking at the 2009 IBLA Grand Prize competition in Ragusa, Italy. The purposes of the Music Teachers National Association performance competitions are to provide educational experiences for students and teachers and to recognize exceptionally talented young artists and their teachers in their pursuit of musical excellence. Dominic Muzzi, who studies with Robert Plano at Indiana University, won first place in the MTNA Young Artist Piano competition.Dominic performed in the winners recital on Tuesday afternoon and was awarded a $5,00 cash prize sponsored by Steinway.. Elina Rubio Pentcheva, student of Indiana teacher Mauricio Fuks was awarded 2nd place in the Young Artist strings competition. The MTNA Professional Certification program exists for teachers who teach music to students of any age level in private or group settings. The competition is open to talented pianists, string, and woodwind students at all age levels. 106 Ludwig van Beethoven 12:00 I. Allegro II. MTNA: Music Teachers National Association. by 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. 2004-2005 MTNA National Student Competitions winners. MTNA understands that music teachers are facing many unique personal and professional challenges during the COVID-19 health crisis. In order to save you time and effort, MTNA has compiled a curated list of some of the best and most helpful resources to support your teaching practice during this unprecedented time. Local composer and Yamaha Music School of Boston student Sabina Sandrasagra has been named among the winners of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Composition Competition, Eastern Division. We gather for meetings each month to network, exchange ideas, and gain inspiration. 2019 Composition Winners. State winners and representatives advance to the MTNA Eastern Division Competitions. The competitors are also required to play things of different genres, so I actually played pieces from the Romantic, early Baroque, classical and contemporary periods. Angela Bae, Violin Justin DeFilippis, Violin Benjamin Zannoni, Viola Russell Houston, Cello The Balourdet String Quartet, based in Boston, Massachusetts, is currently in residence at the New England Conservatory’s Professional String Quartet Program. (Association News). MTNA Competitions 2020-2021 - State Level Results November 17, 2020 Congratulations to all students who were selected as Winners, Alternates and Honorable Mentions in the Minnesota State MTNA Competitions for 2020-2021! MTNA Competitions 2020 Dr. James Helton, Coordinator Congratulations to the superb performers and composers in the 2020 MTNA Competitions! Scherzo: Assai vivace Scherzo No. The quartet received the Gold Medal in the 2020 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition and the Second Prize in the 2019 Carl…