September 15th: Student Affiliate Registrations Due on the TMTA website.
Fee: $9.50. Payments should be given to our Student Affiliate Chair, Rachel Matthaei.
September 30th: Fall Theory Test Registration due to Claire Bittner. Hard copy, no email entries.
Fall TMTA Theory Test. Time: 1 - 5 PM. Place: North Lake College. Fee: $10. Who Can Participate: Student Affiliate membership is required. Chair: Madysen Stewart
Fall Solo Festival entries due to Scott Frock.
November 4th: Fall Solo Festival. Place: Oakview Baptist Church. Fee: $10. Who Can Participate: piano and voice 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 6th: Spring Theory Test Registration Due to Madysen Stewart.
February 3rd: Spring TMTA Theory Test. Time: 1 - 5 PM. Place: North Lake College. Fee: $10. Who Can Participate: Student Affiliate membership is required. Chair: Madysen Stewart
February 10th: Baroque/Sonatina Festival entries due to Claire Bittner
February 24th: Baroque/Sonatina Festival. Place: Collora Piano, Dallas. 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: Joint Student Recitals. TBD. Chair: Sandra Davidson
May: National Guild of Piano Playing Auditions. May 4th and 5th in the home of Claire Bittner. 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: Senior Performance Award Contest and Senior Honor Recital
Date and Place: TBA. Deadline: TBA. Chairperson for 2018: Laura Lozano. 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 21-24th: TMTA Convention, Waco Convention Center