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. Each state holds their own competition to select winners to advance to the Division Competition and, ultimately, the National Competition. Collegiate members enjoy all benefits of membership, but do not have the right to vote or hold office or enter students in MTNA Competitions. 2018 MTNA Student Performance Competitions Results. MTNA State Performance Competitions Chair, https://www.mtna.org/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/Competitions.aspx. 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. 1 Gabriel Fauré Goodnight Moon Eric Whitacre 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. We organize events for our students including competitions, recitals, and non-competitive festivals and exams. 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 collegiate membership year runs from October 1 through September 30. State membership dues are listed below. founding-site of MTNA, where she obtained a BM degree, moving on to get an MA and a DMA. The MA state competition is the first level of the MTNA performance competitions. 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. Je veux vivre (Roméo et Juliette) Charles Gounod Gretchen am Spinnrade, D.118 Franz Schubert Après un rêve, Op. All contents © 1999-2021 Massachusetts Music Teachers Association (Network Solutions), Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). JUNIOR STRINGS (3 entrants) Winner: Serge Kalinovsky, student of Susan Moses Alternate: Lily Sullivan, student […] 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. 2003-2004 MTNA Student Competitions. © 2020 Music Teachers National Association 600 Vine St., Ste. 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. Click here. MMTA's Music Connect Program! … 39 Frédéric Chopin MTNA 2020 Young Artist Voice Competition State Representative YAV1 Ach, ich fühl's (Die Zauberflöte, K 620) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Ah! 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. Acton-Boxborough Regional High School junior Naomi Yamaguchi is a Division Finalist in the MTNA Senior Piano Competition. The quartet received the Gold Medal in the 2020 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition and the Second Prize in the 2019 Carl… Her teachers include. 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. 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 Click here. We gather for meetings each month to network, exchange ideas, and gain inspiration. 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. 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 … 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.. in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from The Ohio State University. Past competitions have taken place at Brandeis University in Waltham, MA. Steven Glaser, Earl Wild, Sylvia Eckes, Robert Lawrence and pedagogy with Rebecca Johnson. 2020 MMTA Teacher of the Year - Ellyses Kuan. MTNA: Music Teachers National Association. 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! 2004-2005 MTNA Student Competitions. At the state level, MMTA offers two statewide student contests, noncompetitive student evaluations and a composition commissioning program. We are very proud of our talented young musicians and their Members' students are eligible to compete in the MTNA national performance and composition competitions at all levels. 7, No. 106 Ludwig van Beethoven 12:00 I. Allegro II. Music Teachers National Association is pleased to announce the results of the composition competition for Eastern Division. In the membership directory, those members who have met national requirements for certification are identified as NCTM, Nationally Certified Teacher of Music. MTNA Competitions 2020 Dr. James Helton, Coordinator Congratulations to the superb performers and composers in the 2020 MTNA Competitions! Motivation to work towards a goal Hard work equals results "I have never seen my child practice this much. by 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. 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. 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. 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. The MA state competition is the first level of the MTNA performance competitions. Click here. Niva Fried is part of the Faculty at the Indian Hill Music Center and Brookline Music School. Through MMTA's affiliation with Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), it is possible for members to obtain national certification. 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. This year’s competitions were held online, with judges doing their work remotely during the two weeks between October 10 and 25. Scherzo: Assai vivace Scherzo No. Register at https://www.mtna.org/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/Competitions.aspx. MTNA Performance Competition 2020 is open for registration. She is an active member of the Massachusetts Music Teachers Association (MMTA), New England Piano Association, Inc. (NEPTA) Chair of Materials Committee. 2019 Composition Winners. 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. The MTNA competition was a bit more challenging, because I had to play a 50-minute program, including a full concerto. The 2018 MTNA National Conference will be held at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, March 17–21, 2018.