September 15th: Student Affiliate Registrations Due on the TMTA website.
Fee: $9.50. Payments should be given to our Student Affiliate Chair, Rachel Matthaei. Contact Rachel if you have any questions.
September 29th: Fall Theory Test Registration due to Madysen Powell.
October 27th: Fall TMTA Theory Test. Time: 1 - 5 PM. Place: North Lake College (tentative). Fee: $10. Who Can Participate: Student Affiliate membership is required. Chair: Madysen Powell
October 27th: Fall Solo Festival entries due to Scott Frock.
November 3rd: Fall Solo Festival. Place: Collora Piano. Fee: $10. Who Can Participate: students of any IMTA member. Performance Requirements: any piece of the teacher's choice; simplified arrangements are discouraged. Music must be memorized. Chair: Scott Frock
January 5th: Spring Theory Test Registration Due to Madysen Powell.
February 2nd: Spring TMTA Theory Test. Time: 1 - 5 PM. Place: North Lake College (tentative). Fee: $10. Who Can Participate: Student Affiliate membership is required. Chair: Madysen Powell
February 9th: Baroque/Sonatina Festival entries due to Claire Bittner
February 23rd: Baroque/Sonatina Festival. Place: Collora Piano. Fee: $10. Who Can Participate: piano and voice students of any IMTA member. Performance Requirements: students must perform a movement from a piece titled "Sonata" or "Sonatina" or a piece from the Baroque period. Music must be memorized. Chair: Claire Bittner
April 20 or 27 Joint Student Recital, DUETS. Chair: Laura Lozano. Entries due to Laura no later than one week prior to the recital. Place TBA.
April/May Joint Student Recital, GRADES 1-12. Chair: Sandra Davidson. Entries due to Sandra no later then one week prior to the recital. TBA.
May 3rd and 4th: National Guild of Piano Playing Auditions. Place: TBA.
Fee: listed in the Guild Syllabus, according to number and level of pieces played. Deadline: listed in the Guild Syllabus which each teacher has. Chair: Claire Bittner. Who Can Participate: any student of and IMTA member.
May 11th: Senior Performance Award Contest and Senior Honor Recital
Place TBA. Deadline: March 1st. Chair: Scott Frock. Who Can Participate: Scholarships will be offered to graduating seniors in keyboard, vocal, and instrumental categories. Must be a student of an IMTA member in the category entered from September 1st of the previous year. The teacher must be an IMTA member from September 1st of the previous year. Obtain additional rules and performance requirements from the awards chairperson.
June 20-23: Houston Hyatt Regency