Saturday, October 13, 2:30 p.m. STUDENT Fall Music Mashup Recital Summerfield Retirement Home, 3409 26th St W, Bradenton, 34205 Dress-up for Halloween optional, solos, duets, trios and fun music! Registration deadline to Geri Zandstra: Saturday October 6, Fee:$4.00
Friday and Saturday, October 27 & 28, 2018 Florida MTNA Competitions (State level entry for National competition) University of Central Florida, Orlando Deadline for entries: Wednesday, September 12 at 3:00 p.m., Eastern Time Application Forms and Fees all completed Online at : www.mtna.org UPCOMING: Friday, March 8, 2019 7:15 p.m. STUDENT Recital: “A Sonatina Celebration” Freedom Village Auditorium, 6406 21st Ave. W., 34209 Registration deadline February 18th, Fee:$4.00 Send form and fees to Lesia Schulha, Recital Chair
Sunday, March 31, 2019, 1:30 p.m. STUDENT District 8 Concerto Competition SCF, Music Building, Room 189 UPCOMING Entry deadline February 28th Application online at: http://www.fmta.org/fsmta-competitive-events.html Scroll down to Information for Entrants and Rules & Application Form Contact Chair: Luci Majikas (540)570-3131 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Winners progress to FSMTA State competitions May 18 &19 in Tampa
Saturday, April 27, 2019 MCMTA Student Day State College of Florida, 5840 26th Street West, Bradenton Deadline for applications, teacher.student form and $20 fees: March 27 Mail to Chair: Beth von Ende, 315 22nd Ave., W. Bradenton, FL 34205 email:rvonende@ verizon.net
Thursday, May 2, 2019, 6:30 p.m. Student Day Honors and Awards Recital West Bradenton Baptist Church, 1305 43rd Street West, Bradenton
Friday and Saturday, May 17 & 18, 2019 FSMTA Competitive Events Day-Concerto Finals Hillsborough Community College, Ybor City
STUDENT EVENTS: FALL MUSIC MASHUP Recital Saturday, October 21, 2:30 pm Dress-up Student Recital grades K-8 Older Students"Come as you Are" Summerfield Retirement Residence 309 26th St. W. Bradenton, FL 34205 Contact by Oct.15 for Registration, $3 participant fee: Geri Zandstra
MTNA Competitions: Junior, Senior and Young Artist Categories University of South Florida October 28-29, 2017. Good luck to our Manatee County entrants!
Christmas Stylings Performances at The Shores Retirement Residence Please sign up your studio with Lesia Schulha for 1 or 2 hour slots.
DISTRICT 8 Student Concerto Competition Sunday, February 25th, 1:30 p.m. SCF All Instruments, voice and chamber music Location: State College of Florida, Bradenton Deadline: January 25th, Application online at: http://www.fmta.org/fsmta-competitive-events.html Scroll down to Information for Entrants and Rules & Application Form Winners progress to FSMTA state competitions in May Contact Chair: Luci Majikas (540)570-3131 or email email@example.com
GENERAL INFORMATION for Concerto Competition: District Concerto Competition Auditions will be held on February 25, 2018 at State College of Florida, 5840 26th Street West,Bradenton. This date allows for the winners’ names to be submitted to the State Concerto Chairman six weeks prior to the State Competitive Events Day in May.
Auditions are open to any student of the correct age level as of June 1st of the competition year : Elementary (non-competitive) – through age 12 - $15 Junior – through age 12 - $20.00 Intermediate – age 13 through 15 - $20.00 Senior – age 16 through 18 - $20.00
Winners from these three categories are eligible to advance to the State Competition. The fee to advance to the state competition is $40.00. State winners receive cash awards. (Those performing in the Elementary category play "easy" concerti and do not go on to compete at the state level.) For teachers who are not members of MCMTA the entry fee for their pupils is $40.00.
Teachers wishing to enter students can find them online at this link where the following three forms will be posted: (1) Information, (2) Rules and Application and (3) Vocal Requirements. In addition to submitting the application online, it is necessary to save as a PDF file attachment and mail the printed application pages and the check to cover the fee to Luci K. Majikas, M.M., 6216 29th Avenue, West, Bradenton, FL 34209. The check is to be made out to FSMTA District VIII and all materials are to be submitted by January 25th. In addition, there will be a fee required from the winner of each level going on to the State event ($40.00 for students of MCMTA members and $80.00 for students of non-members). A photo and short bio are to be emailed to the state concerto chair Ken Hanks within a week of winning. Winners in the Senior division at State Finals are required to perform at the FSTMA conference in the fall of 2018. If available, an orchestra will play the concerto movement with soloists.
One winner, one alternate, and one honorable mention may be selected from each of the following classifications: Piano, Voice, Strings, Brass, Woodwinds, Organ, Guitar, and Percussion. Chamber groups compete only at state level.
Further information on the competition, is in the FSMTA Manual, pages v and vi.
MCMTA Student Day Evaluations Saturday April 7 Location: Bethel Baptist Church 1805 30th Ave. West, Bradenton, 34205 Chair Beth von Ende, email: rvonende@ verizon.net 315 22nd Ave. W. Bradenton, FL 34205 DEADLINE:Applications and fees are due to Beth by March 7 Fees: Levels Primary-7 $15, Levels 8-12 $20
2016-2017 State Student Day Evaluations Saturday April 8- 1 day only Location: Bethel Baptist Church 1805 30th Ave. West, Bradenton, 34205 Chair Beth von Ende 315 22nd Ave. W. Bradenton, FL 34205 DEADLINE:Applications and fees are due to Beth by March 15 NOTE: Fees for Levels 8-12 are now $20 HONORS Recital for Student Day Students Must receive Honors(90) in Performance & Skills & pass Theory NEW DATE Thursday, April 20, 7:00 p.m. Location: Bethel Baptist Church 1805 30th Ave. West, Bradenton, 34205
_________________________________________________________ 2016-2017 Lineup: FALL MUSIC MASHUP Recital Saturday, October 22, 2:30 pm Dressup/COSTUME Student Recital grades K-8 Summerfield Retirement Residence 309 26th St. W. Bradenton, FL 34205
MTNA Competitions November 5-6 Deadline: September 13, applications online at www.mtna.org Good luck to our county entrant Damien Bobrek, Piano Senior Performance division UCF Orlando, FL
A Christmas Holiday Affair Performances at The Shores by Teachers & Students Times to sign up in December, please contact Shores directly
UPCOMING STUDENT EVENTS:
Friday, February 10, 10:00 a.m. PROGRAM: College Repertoire Class with Prof. Don Bryn Location: Neel Auditorium at SCF
District 8 Concerto Competition Sunday, March 5th, 2017, 1:30 p.m. at SCF Application Deadline: February 5th Junior, Intermediate and Senior Levels, ages 5-18 Information at www.fmta.org//fsmta-competitive-events.html OR check the information available in your handbooks
MCMTA Student Day evaluations April 7 & 8 Location: Bethel Baptist Church 1805 30th Ave. West, Bradenton, 34205 Chair Beth von Ende 315 22nd Ave. W. Bradenton, FL 34205 DEADLINE:Applications and fees are due to Beth by March 7 NOTE: Fees for Levels 8-12 are $20, Primary-7 are $15
Thursday, April 13th, 7:00 p.m. PROGRAM: Honors Student Day & Awards Night Recital Location: Bethel Baptist Church Sanctuary 1805 30th Ave. West, Bradenton, 34205
NOTE: Underlined events are local Manatee County student events.
MTNA Competitions deadline online applications: September 16, 2015 3 p.m. EST
MTNA Competitions, Sunday October 25th,1st round at FGCU
Piano Performance Class at SCF by college students, Friday Nov. 6, 1:00 p.m. SCF Neel Auditorium, Dr. Charles Turon presiding
DUETS & More Recital Sat. November 14, 2:30 p.m. Summerfield Retirement Residence, 3409 26th St. W. Bradenton FL Contact Geri Zandstra with names & performance times by Sunday NOV. 8
District 8 Concerto Competition ALL Instruments & Voice, Sunday March 13, 2015, 1:30 P.M. State College of Florida (SCF), Bradenton Application deadline Feb.15, emailed to Mary Webb Concerto chairDistrict
April Student Recital-preparing for Student Day! Run through a Piece or 2! TBA
Student Day Theory testing Friday April 22, 4:30-7:00 p.m. Bethel Baptist Church
Student Day Performance evaluations, Sat. April 23 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Bethel
Honors & Awards Recital for Student Day, Thurs. April 28, 7:00 p.m. Bethel Baptist Church
2014-2015 Events: MTNA Competitions deadline online applications: September 10, 2014 3 p.m. EST
Piano Performance Class at SCF by college students, Friday Oct. 10 1:00 p.m. SCF Neel Auditorium, Dr. Charles Turon presiding
MTNA Competitions, Florida first round: Sunday November 7 & 8, St. Petersburg College
MCMTA DUETS & More Recital Sat. November 15, 3:00 p.m. Summerfield Retirement Residence, 3409 26th St. W. Bradenton FL Contact Geri Zandstra with names & performance times
District 8 Concerto Competition ALL Instruments & Voice, Sunday March 15, 2015, 1:30 P.M. State College of Florida (SCF), Bradenton Application deadline Feb.15, emailed to Mary Webb Concerto chair
MCMTA Student RECITAL Thursday, March 26, 7:00 p.m. Freedom Village Auditorium, ( High school performers, bring sheets for community service hours)
District 8 Event:Piano Recital and Master Class by Rebeccah Penneys, formerly faculty at Eastman School of Music Master Class March 30, 1:00 p.m. at SCF Neel Auditorium Recital with cellist Fred Gratta, March 31 8:00 p.m., SCF Neel Auditorium
Makeup day for MCMTA Student Day Theory evaluations Friday April 10, Bradenton Central library Conference Room, 3-5 p.m. Cancelled
Student Day Theory testing Friday April 17, 4:30-7:00 p.m. Bethel Baptist Church
Student Day Performance evaluations, Sat. April 18 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Bethel
Honors & Awards Recital for Student Day, Thurs. April 23, Bethel Baptist Church
FSMTA Competitions May 15 & 16, 2015 Hillsborough Community College