EVMTA 2019-2020 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
AND OTHER IMPORTANT DATES
Unless otherwise noted, all items are to be postmarked by the date specified.

 

August 

15         Fall Social/Opening Event Kickoff at LDS Church

29         Organ Stop registration deadline

September 

7          Organ Stop Pizza Party

3 – 9     Distribute information about Piano Ensemble to students

3 – 9     Distribute Composer’s Celebration Concert information to students

19         Master Class, presented by Snezana Krstic

29         Begin to distribute information about Music Showcase to students

October 

12         Music Showcase Registration deadline

17         Workshop: Ensemble Music Preview at AZ Piano

26         Music Showcase at Superstition Springs Mall and Chandler Fashion Center

26         Fall Recital Registration deadline

November 

9          Fall Recital

9          Composers Celebration Concert Application deadline

21         Workshop: Administration Frustration: Simple Strategies for Common Teacher Problems, presented by Jennifer Foxx

23         Composers Celebration Concert

December 

1          ASP (Arizona Study Program) ENROLLMENT DUE

1          Piano Ensemble Registrations deadline

January 

13         Piano Ensemble Rehearsals begin (3 consecutive weeks at assigned time)

15         Nancy Spitzer Memorial Student Scholarship application deadline

16         Workshop: Jazz Workshop for Pianists, presented by Nick Manson

22-25    Piano Ensemble Student Artwork due (third week of rehearsals) 

February 

1          Piano Ensemble Rehearsal/Performance

15         EVMTA Piano Competition applications due

15         Senior awards application deadline

15         ASP Final (late) registration deadline

15         ASP Program Forms (Levels 5-12) and Work Assignment Form deadline
            (BOTH ITEMS REQUIRED, FOR STUDIO TO BE SCHEDULED)

20         Performance-Lecture-Discussion: Fortepiano collection presented by Eckart Sellheim at his home

March 

7          Spring Recital registration deadline

7          EVMTA Piano Competition at AZ Piano

8          EVMTA Piano Competition Winners’ Recital

15         Senior Recital registration and biography deadline

21         Jason Sipe Prize Piano Performers Application Deadline

20-31    Arizona Study Program Instructions/Forms mailed to teachers

28         Spring Student Recital at My First Piano Recital Hall

April 

1          Check  www.asmta.org often for Local Honors Recital registration (due soon)

2          Composer Workshop with Dennis Alexander in Scottsdale (instead of March)

10         Arizona Study Program Confidential Report Form due back

16         Annual membership meeting/luncheon at 11:00 AM; Crackers & Co cafe, 535 W. Iron Ave. Ste 131, Mesa, AZ 85210

17         Senior Recital and Awards

18         Jason Sipe Prize Piano Performers Competition

May

1-31      Pay dues for next year

15-16    Arizona Study Program Evaluations at ASU